Demersal Fisheries
Collection and analysis of data on fishing effort, demersal fish catch and species composition;
Investigations on the biological characteristics and resilience capacity of dominant species;
Estimation of stock parameters;
Suggestion of management options to maritime states of Gujarat and Tamil Nadu, and Union Territory of Pondicherry for sustaining and enhancing the resources;
Tagging and recovery studies on tunas
Assessing the impact of climate change on marine fisheries;
Conduct of aquarium research and maintenance of public marine aquarium; and
Participation in consultancy and extension programmes

Xth Plan In-house Research Projects
Appraisal of Marine Fisheries of Gujarat
Appraisal of Marine Fisheries of Tamilnadu and Pondicherry
Appraisal of Marine Fisheries of Orissa
Increasing Fish Production through Artificial Fish Habitats funded under ICAR AP Cess Fund
Survey, inventorying and database creation of marine and coastal aquatic biodiversity in the three coastal districts of Karnataka” Consultancy for Karnataka Biodiversity Board

XIth Plan In-house Research Projects
Development of Management Advisories for Sustaining Marine Fisheries of Gujarat
Development of Management Advisories for Sustaining Marine Fisheries of Tamilnadu and Puducherry
Impact, Adaptation and Vulnerability of Indian Agriculture to Climate Change - Marine Fisheries (Phase II) under ICAR Network Project

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