Category: Freshwater | Management

Habitat Improvement Techniques in Lentic Water Bodies

The place in where particular plants or animals live is known as habitat. Within the habitat, organism occupies different niches. A niche is the functional role of a species in a community. Habitat is a place where species get what they need to survive food, water, cover, and a place to rare young. Habitat improvement refers any kind of positive changes in the habitat, which provide favorable condition for growth, …read more

Category: Management | Marketing

Fish carrying transporters in different fish markets of Rajshahi city corporation area

Transportation of fish should be very effective for proper distribution of fishes to the consumers. It is an important aspect of fisheries as both live, fresh and preserved fishes can be transported from one place to another as per requirements. In Bangladesh everyday huge number of fish and other fisheries items are being caught both from inland and marine water resources. But lack of proper preservation and transportation facilities, a …read more

Category: Biodiversity | Biology | Fishes | Management | Resource | Systematics

Orange Snakehead: A new species of snakehead in Bangladesh?

Orange Snakehead: A new species of snakehead in Bangladesh?

Orange Snakehead: A new species of snakehead in Bangladesh?

Presence of numerous black spot on the bright-orange body surface of the fish makes it different from other five snakehead species in Bangladesh although the external characters are same. The external characters of the fish mostly found to be similar with Channa barca but a critical difference …read more

Category: Biodiversity | Management | Non-fishes | Resource

Benthic Communities of Freshwater Bodies in Rajshahi, Bangladesh

Benthos refers to the benthic invertebrate community, which is a group of animals that live on or in the bottom sediments of different waterbodies. The benthic community includes a wide variety of organisms including clams, oysters, small shrimp-like crustaceans, and the blood and clamworms. These communities very much depended on some abiotic factors such as depth of water, temperature, turbidity, and salt content. Fluctuations of any of those parameters result …read more

Category: Costal and marine | Management

Fisheries News Analysis: New Threats on Hilsa Fishery of Bangladesh

National Fish of Bangladesh: Hilsa

National Fish of Bangladesh: Hilsa

A report published by Mr. M Jasim Uddin from Barguna in a famous bangle daily newspaper “Prothom Alo” on 12.07.2011 titled as “Indian fishermen art driving operation in Bangladeshi water

In his report …read more

Category: Food fish | Management | Marketing | Trade

Marketing Channel of Some Major Fish Groups in Fish Markets of Rajshahi City Corporation

Marketing Channel of Some Major Fish Groups in Fish Markets of Rajshahi City Corporation

The route taken by the goods and services from producers to the consumers is referred to as the marketing channel. A channel …read more

Category: Food fish | Management | Marketing | Trade

Fish Carrying Containers in the Fish Markets of Rajshahi City Corporation

Transportation of fish should be very effective for proper distribution of fishes to the consumers. It is an important aspect of fisheries as both live and preserved fishes can be transported from one place to another as per requirements. In Bangladesh everyday huge number of fisheries items are being caught both from inland and marine water resources. But lack of proper preservation and transportation facilities, a noticeable amount of fishes …read more