Ghulam Kibria, M. and Ahmed, K.K.U. (2005) Diversity of selective and non-selective fishing gear and their impact on inland fisheries in Bangladesh. Naga, Worldfish Center Quarterly, 28(1-2), pp. 43-48.
The paper describes the wide range of traditional fishing gear used by subsistence and professional fishers in the inland waters in Bangladesh as well as their impact on the fisheries and the environment. The negative impacts indicate the need for regulation of specific types of fishing gear at particular times of the year. An awareness/training program should be extended to the fishermen to create awareness of the long-term effects of their fishing practices and to impart knowledge of fishing laws.
|Item Type: ||Article|
|Title: ||Diversity of selective and non-selective fishing gear and their impact on inland fisheries in Bangladesh|
|Personal Creator/Author: |
|Ghulam Kibria, M.|
|Journal or Publication Title: ||Naga, Worldfish Center Quarterly|
|Page Range: ||pp. 43-48|
|Issuing Agency: ||WorldFish Center|
|Uncontrolled Keywords: ||Inland fisheries; Fishing gear; Gear selectivity; Gear research; Flood plains; Wetlands|
|Item ID: ||9203|
|Depositing User: ||Mr William Ko|
|Date Deposited: ||29 Nov 2012 09:15|
|Last Modified: ||29 Nov 2012 09:15|
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