Category: Law | Publication

THE PROTECTION AND CONSERVATION OF FISH ACT, 1950

(EAST BENGAL ACT NO. XVIII OF 1950).

An Act to provide for the protection and conservation of fish in 1[ Bangladesh].

WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the protection and conservation of fishes in 2[ Bangladesh];

It is hereby enacted as follows:-

Short title, extent and commencement

1. (1) This Act may be called the 3[ * * *]…read more

Category: Management | Resource

Conservation and Protection of Fisheries Resources of Bangladesh: Let Abide by Rules and Regulations

Bangladesh is a country of submerged with numerous wetlands. This is the blessing of nature that enriches the country with a rich aquatic biodiversity. About 265 Freshwater fish species are inhabitant in the water bodies of Bangladesh (Rahman, 2005), among which about 200 species are of small fishes (SIS fishes). According to IUCN Bangladesh (2000), Fifty four species are endangered. Such issues are occurring due to natural and man-made disturbance …read more