Impact of Sariakandi fish pass on fisheries diversity of Bangali river, Bogra, Bangladesh

Moumita De, M. Afzal Hussain, M. Manjurul Alam, Mazlan Abd. Ghaffar, Simon Kumar Das

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Abstract

The present study was conducted to know the impact of Sariakandi fish pass on fisheries diversity of Bangali river, Bogra, Bangladesh. Data were collected directly from fishermen, fish traders and organizations related to this field. A total of 59 fin fish species and 9 non fin fishes were recorded in Bangali river after construction of fish pass whereas the number was low before establishment of fish pass. Our results indicate that fish pass has positive impact on fisheries diversity of Bangali river at Sariakandi Upazila, Bogra Bangladesh.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)621-626
Number of pages6
JournalAACL Bioflux
Volume4
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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Keywords

  • Bangladesh
  • Fisheries resources
  • Fresh water ecosystem
  • Water development structure

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Aquatic Science
  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Water Science and Technology
  • Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law

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Impact of Sariakandi fish pass on fisheries diversity of Bangali river, Bogra, Bangladesh. / De, Moumita; Afzal Hussain, M.; Manjurul Alam, M.; Abd. Ghaffar, Mazlan; Das, Simon Kumar.

In: AACL Bioflux, Vol. 4, No. 5, 2011, p. 621-626.

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De, Moumita ; Afzal Hussain, M. ; Manjurul Alam, M. ; Abd. Ghaffar, Mazlan ; Das, Simon Kumar. / Impact of Sariakandi fish pass on fisheries diversity of Bangali river, Bogra, Bangladesh. In: AACL Bioflux. 2011 ; Vol. 4, No. 5. pp. 621-626.
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