Guttman, H. (1999) Rice field fisheries: a resource for Cambodia. Naga, the ICLARM Quarterly, 22(2), pp. 11-15.
Small-scale fisheries in and around rice fields in the lowland areas of Cambodia are greatly underestimated and undervalued. Their contribution to the protein requirements of the poor rural households is significant. In Svay Rieng province, they could provide 65-75% of the animal protein requirements of these households. The value could well be around 40% of the value of rice production. It is, therefore, important that these natural stocks and the fisheries are managed well and that developmental activities explicitly consider their impact on these fisheries.
|Item Type: ||Article|
|Title: ||Rice field fisheries: a resource for Cambodia|
|Personal Creator/Author: |
|Journal or Publication Title: ||Naga, the ICLARM Quarterly|
|Page Range: ||pp. 11-15|
|Issuing Agency: ||WorldFish Center|
|Uncontrolled Keywords: ||Small scale fisheries; Rice fields; Small scale aquaculture; Aquaculture development; Cambodia|
|Item ID: ||9224|
|Depositing User: ||Mr William Ko|
|Date Deposited: ||29 Nov 2012 11:24|
|Last Modified: ||29 Nov 2012 11:24|
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