Awareness Program for Fishermen at Bet Dwaraka

Awareness Program for Fishermen at Bet Dwaraka


Awareness program on fishing regulation, mesh size, sustainable usage of resources was organized for fishermen community in Dwaraka by Marine National Park together with Fisheries Dept., Indian Coast Guard, Fisheries Research Centre, Police Dept. and Fishermen Association. Fishermen community were also educated to minimize the by-catch and to release endangered species like sea turtles, dolphins, whale shark etc., when it is accidentally caught in the net. Regulations in Marine National Park, conservation of marine environment by the community were also part of program