Volume No. 13 Issue No.: 02 Page No.: 195-198 October-December 2018

 

INDIGENOUS FISHING CRAFTS AND GEARS IN BETWA RIVER OF BUNDELKHAND REGION, INDIA

 

Mishra U. K. and Yadav V. K.*

Department of Zoology, Bipin Bihari (P.G.) College, Jhansi (INDIA)

 

Received on : February, 08, 2018

 

ABSTRACT

 

The present research investigation was carried out to explore the various fishing appliances used in Betwa river of Bundelkhand region, India. There are two basic form of fishing appliances used for fishing in the form of crafts and gears. These fishing implements vary widely in shape and size. The data were collected from local fisherman community by direct interview, personal observation and through questionnaire techniques. The detailed information regarding the fishing appliances is discussed and presented in this current research paper.

 

Keywords : Fishing Crafts, Gears, Betwa river and Bundelkhand region

 

 

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