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  • Madhu, V.R. (Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, Cochin, 2018)
  • Sreedhar, U. (Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, 2009)
    Satellite remote sensing is beginning to play a very important role for location of potential fishing zones and management of fishery resources by providing synoptic measurement of oceanic parameters such as sea surface ...
  • Prakash, R.R. (Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, 2009)
    Geographic information system (GIS) is a computer based information system designed to work with spatially reference data. GIS technology integrates common database operations such as query and statistical analysis with ...
  • Edwin L (Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, 2009)
    Fishing resources are continuously being exploited using fishing vessels whose number, size and effectiveness are on the increase . In the past, the major fish producting countries have implemented many developmental ...
  • Boopendranath, M.R. (Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, 2009)
    Fishing gears vary greatly in their structure, materials used and principles of capture process and methods of operation. fishermen may use several fishing gear and methods appropriate for the species and environmental and ...
  • Pravin, P. (Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, 2009)
    Purse seining is one of the most aggressive, efficient and advanced fishing methods. It is aimed mainly at catching dense, mobile schools of pelagic fish and includes all the elements of searching, hunting and capture.
  • Ashraf, P.M. (Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, 2009)
    Corrosion, biofouling and material degradation under marine environment is a serious concern among planners, policy makers, fishermen and governmental agencies. The factors influencing the fouling are temperature, salinity, ...
  • Edwin, L. (Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, 2009)
    Fishery resources which are continuously being exploited using fishing vessels whose number, size and effectiveness are on the increase are discussed here.
  • Vijayan, V. (Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, 2009)
    Midwater trawl has a cone shaped body and is generally made of four panels ending in a codend. Midwater trawling is generally aimed at single species fishery and hence bycatch of other species is low.
  • Meenakumari, B. (Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, 2009)
    Details of different materials for the construction of fishing gears are discussed in this paper.
  • Thomas, S.N. (Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, 2009)
    Floats and sinkers are essential accessories of fishing gear intended to keep the gear in the desired position in the water column and also to give the gear the required shape during operation.
  • Edwin, L. (Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, 2009)
    In this chapter, the materials that are conventionally used for construction of fishing craft and newer materials like Fibreglass Reinforced Plastic (FRP) are discussed.
  • Rajeswari, G. (Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, 2009)
    The fish aggregating devices (FADs) are man-made structures which facilitate the attraction and aggregation of fish.
  • Madhu, V.R. (Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, 2009)
    The marine ecosystems are highly productive and are being used as a source of recreation, food, pharmaceuticals and livelihood. Fishing has a significant impact on ecosystem which may vary from effects on the sea bottom ...
  • Remesan, M.P.; Pravin, P. (Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, 2009)
    Bottom or demersal trawling continues to be one of the most important fishing methods of the world. In view of the increasing evidence on the ecological consequences of bottom trawling, it has become necessary to incorporate ...
  • Mathai, P.G. (Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, 2009)
    Long lines are passive fishing gears widely used in both traditional and modern fisheries. It is known to be highly fuel-efficient, eco-friendly and size and species selective, compared to fishing methods such as trawling.
  • Thomas, S.N. (Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, 2009)
    Gill nets which consume only 0.25 kg of fuel per kg of fish caught as against 0.8 kg by trawling, is a highly energy efficient gear. The gill nets are operated for the capture of different groups of fishes such as sardines, ...
  • Baiju, M.V. (Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, 2009)
    Deck equipments for handling of fishing gears onboard fishing vessels vary in sophistication depending on the size of the vessel and the type of fishing. It comprises gear handling equipment, such as winch and drums which ...
  • Panda, S.K. (Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, 2009)
    Indian fisheries can be divided into marine and inland sectors.
  • Boopendranath, M.R. (Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, 2009)
    Introduction of acoustic fish detection devices is one of the most significant developments in modern fishing. Important fish detection devices are echo sounder and sonar. Technological advances in electronics and research ...