A Preliminary Experiment of Shrimp Pot in the Gulf of Thailand (Samet Island)
The Training Department has recently conducted preliminary experiments using shrimp pot with the view to introduce a new type of trap of Thailand to encourage the fishermen in using the friendly environment fishing gear. This report presents an experiment of shrimp pot and collapsible crab trap as carried out on board M.V. PLATOO during the shipboard training of the University Students course. Two experimental operations were carried out from 2 to 3 April 1993. The gears and methods employed are described hear in detail and also included in this report are general remarks of the experimental results.
Chokesanguan, Bundit (Training Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 1998-08)The U.S. shrimp import embargo that went into effect on 1st May, 1996, stipulates that fishing methods used in shrimp capture in harvesting countries should inflict no harm on marine turtles. To comply with these conditions ...
Chokesanguan, Bundit; Theparoonrat, Yuttana; Ananpongsuk, Suppachai; Siriraksophon, Somboon; Podapol, Lertchai; Aosomboon, Peera; Ali, Ahmad (Training Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 1996-12)The purpose of this paper is to determine a suitable type of Turtle Excluder Device (TED) attached to the body of a shrimp trawl to avoid inflicting harm on marine turtles. Seven types of the TEDs were tested; three brought ...