Class 12 Biology Enhancement In Food Production Fisheries


  • Fisheries are also termed as pisciculture.
  • The industries which practice catching, processing or selling of fish, shellfish or aquatic animals are called fisheries.
  • Catla,Rohu, Carp are common marine fishes.
  • Hilsa, Sardines, Mackerel and Pomfrets are fresh water fishes.
  • Aquaculture is the rearing, breeding of aquatic animals and aquatic plants.

Fig. fishery

Fig. aquaculture of aquatic plants  

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