Category: Resource | Waterbody

Photographs of Chalan Beel, an Improtant Fisheries Hotspot of Bangladesh

Some photograph of chalan beel, an important fisheries hotspot of Bangladesh are published here. All photographs of chalan beel are taken by author during monsoon at Natore and Sirajgong districts.

01. Fishing by net (Khara Jal) in chalan beel

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Category: Biodiversity | Fishes | Management | Resource

Ten Vulnerable Fishes of Bangladesh: Recorded from Chalan Beel

A total of 54 native freshwater fish species of Bangladesh have been declared threatened by IUCN Bangladesh (2000). Among them 12 species are recorded as critically endangered, 28 species are endangered and rest 14 species are vulnerable.

Out of 54 threatened freshwater fish species of Bangladesh, 28 species are found in Chalan Beel (5 species are critically endangered, 12 species are endangered and rest 10 species are vulnerable).

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Category: Biodiversity | Fishes | Management | Resource

Twelve Endangered fishes of Bangladesh: Recorded from Chalan Beel

A total of 54 native freshwater fish species of Bangladesh have been declared threatened by IUCN Bangladesh (2000). Among them 12 species are recorded as critically endangered, 28 species are endangered and rest 14 species are vulnerable.

Out of 54 threatened freshwater fish species of Bangladesh, 27 species are found in Chalan Beel (5 species are critically endangered, 12 species are endangered and rest 10 species are vulnerable).

Endangered fish …read more

Category: Biodiversity | Fishes | Management | Resource | Waterbody

Five Critically Endangered Fishes of Bangladesh: Recorded from Chalan Beel

A total of 54 native freshwater fish species of Bangladesh have been declared threatened by IUCN Bangladesh (2000). Among them 12 species are recorded as critically endangered, 28 species are endangered and rest 14 species are vulnerable.

Out of 54 threatened freshwater fish species of Bangladesh, 27 species are found in Chalan Beel (5 species are critically endangered, 12 species are endangered and rest 10 species are vulnerable).

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Category: Gear and Craft | Resource

Fishing Nets of Halti Beel, Natore

A total of 24 fishing gears were recorded through field (Halti Beel, Natore) survey conducted between August 2006 and February 2007. Among them the number of nets is seven.

A brief description and photograph of nets are shown bellow-

01. Ber jal, Badai jal (Seine net)

Ber jal, Badai jal (Seine net)…read more

Category: Gear and Craft | Resource

Fishing Gears (wounding) of Halti Beel, Natore

A total of 24 fishing gears were recorded through field (Halti beel, Natore) survey conducted between August 2006 and February 2007. Among them, number of nets and traps is 7 and 15 respectively. Rest is wounding gears.

A brief description and photograph of fishing gears (wounding )are given bellow-

01. Aro

Aro (Wounding gear)…read more