Inland Fisheries

National Perspective of Inland Fisheries of India

Overview of inland fisheries

An outline of the inland fisheries resources of India is given with a detailed account of the fisheries uf the Ganga river system. Suggestions are made for the conservation and Development of river fisheries, reservoirs, open estuaries and lagoons. in order to increase their production. Aquaculture resources are briefly described with recommendations for the development of the fisheries of reservoirs, canals and sections of rivers using aquaculture techniques. The constraints to the development of inland fisheries, including difficulties of marketing md financo, are also discussed.