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    സ്രാവിൻ കുഞ്ഞുങ്ങളെ പിടിക്കുന്നത് തടയുന്നതിന് സംയോജിത ശ്രമം വേണമെന്ന് മത്സ്യത്തൊഴിലാളികൾ Mathrubhumi dated 10th September 2016

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    വംശനാശ ഭീഷണി നേരിടുന്ന ജീവി വര്‍ഗങ്ങളുടെ പട്ടികയില്‍ ഉള്‍പ്പെട്ട സ്രാവ്, തിരണ്ടി വര്‍ഗങ്ങളുടെ ലഭ്യതയും കച്ചവടവുമായി ബന്ധപ്പെട്ട് കേന്ദ്ര സമുദ്ര മത്സ്യ ഗവേഷണ സ്ഥാപനം (സി.എം.എഫ്.ആര്‍ .ഐ.) സംഘടിപ്പിച്ച ചര്‍ച്ചയിലാണ് മത്സ്യത്തൊഴിലാളികള്‍ ഈ നിര്‍ദ്ദേശം ഉന്നയിച്ചത്.കേന്ദ്ര പരിസ്ഥിതി മന്ത്രാലയം ആവശ്യപ്പെട്ടതനുസരിച്ച് ഈ മത്സ്യയിനങ്ങളെ കുറിച്ച് സി.എം.എഫ്.ആര്‍.ഐ. തയ്യാറാക്കുന്ന റിപ്പോര്‍ട്ടില്‍ മത്സ്യത്തൊഴിലാളികളുടെയും വിപണന, കയറ്റുമതി മേഖലകളില്‍ പ്രവര്‍ത്തിക്കുന്നവരുടെയും അഭിപ്രായങ്ങള്‍ സ്വീകരിക്കുന്നതിനായിരുന്നു മത്സ്യത്തൊഴിലാളികള്‍, കച്ചവടക്കാര്‍, കയറ്റുമതിക്കാര്‍, ശാസ്ത്രജ്ഞര്‍ എന്നിവരുടെ സംയുക്ത ചര്‍ച്ച സംഘടിപ്പിച്ചത്

    Scientists concerned over juvenile fishing of sharks, manta Business Standard dated 9th September 2016

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    Expressing concern over juvenile fishing of sharks and manta rays, scientists, experts and fishermen in a meeting today emphasised on the need to curb the practice of unsustainable fishing of endangered marine resources. Speaking at a stakeholders' meeting of fishermen, traders, exporters and scientists organised by the Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI), longline fisheries expressed their willingness to impose a strict ban on juvenile fishing. They also offered support to work for maintaining the sustainability of fishery resources in participatory mode. Government agencies and scientific community should work together to completely avoid juvenile fishing of sharks and manta rays species, the meet stated

    CMFRI introduces new fresh water fish to tackle aquatic weeds Business Standard dated 7th December 2016

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    A fresh water fish called grass carp has been introduced in Kerala's fresh waterbodies for tackling aquatic weeds that are posing a threat to its ecosystem. he initiative of growing fishes in the ponds to tackle the weed menace was launched by Ernakulam Krisjhi Vigyan Kendra (KVK) of Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI)

    Campaign against marine pollution The Hindu dated 23rd January 2017

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    The Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute here on Sunday launched a two-month-long awareness campaign against marine pollution. CMFRI director A. Gopalakrishnan said dumping of plastic waste would lead to the degeneration of marine ecosystem, resulting in the depletion of commercially important fish stocks. “It is alarming to find the presence of micro plastics inside fish, causing danger to human beings,” he said. Sunil Muhammed, principal scientist, CMFRI, said that an average of one kg plastic material was being deposited in the sea during a one-hour fishing. Existing waste management practices should be replaced with integrated approach using modern technologies, he said. As part of the campaign, the CMFRI has set up an art installation named ‘Fish Cemetery’ to indicate the danger of dumping plastic wastes into the sea

    Fisheries institute sets up RAS tank to boost seed production of marine species The Hindu Business Line dated 29th January 2017

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    The Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI) has set up a recirculating aquaculture system (RAS) at its Vizhinjam Research Centre to boost the seed production of commercially important marine fishes. RAS, which filters water inside the fish tank helping to reuse the water, will be beneficial to the brood stock development of marine fishes. The CMFRI set up the RAS tank with a capacity of 30,000 litres with the aim of popularising sea cage farming to increase the production of marine species

    Fisheries sector in city hit by demonetisation The Times of India dated 19th December 2016

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    Demonetisation has affected fisheries sector in the city, with business going down by almost 70%. Fishermen said the supply to various markets has lessened because of payment arrears to labourers, owners and owners to drivers

    Database on fishing activities to help Navy bolster security Business Standard dated 24th April 2017

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    A CMFRI-developed data base providing information on fish landing centres and fishing activities along the country's coast will help the Indian Navy bolster the coastal security, scientists said here today. The scientists at the Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI) here said the development of database, described the Geographic Information System (GIS) location of all fish landing centres, fishing activities and seasonality of fishing

    CMFRI develops fish seed production tech for 3 species Business Standard dated 26th April 2017

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    The Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI) here has developed the seed production technology of three species of fish, which is expected to boost the mariculture industry and seafood export as well. The successful development of captive brood stock and breeding technology for food fish pink ear emperor, locally known as 'yeri', marine ornamental fish Marcias anthias and ornamental shrimp camel was the first of its kind in the world, CMFRI said in a statement today. A scientific team led by Dr M K Anil, Scientist in charge of the Vizhinjam Research Centre of the CMFRI developed the technology after two years of continuous attempt using the Recirculating Aquaculture System (RAS), it said. The pink ear emperor (Lethrinus lentjan),a high value food fish with superior flesh qualities and hardy nature, is a delicacy in the domestic market and has got a potential demand in global seafood markets to

    Use GIS technology in fisheries to minimize fishing expenses, says Shri Sudarshan Bhagat ICAR Website dated 5th May 2017

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    Shri Sudarshan Bhagat, Union Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmer’s Welfare called for utilizing Geographical Information System (GIS) technology in the fisheries sector to minimize fishing efforts and expense. He was speaking at an interactive meeting with fishermen and fish farmers in the presence of the scientists of ICAR-Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Kochi today. The programme was part of ICARCMFRI’s ongoing platinum jubilee celebrations

    Kerala fishermen seek "fish famine" package from Centre Press Trust of India dated 5th May 2017

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    Kerala fishermen seek "fish famine" package from Centr
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