Man-Made Lakes of Ceylon: a Biological Resource

  1. William C. Ackermann,
  2. Gilbert F. White,
  3. E.B. Worthington and
  4. J. Loreena Ivens
  1. C. H. Fernando

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM017p0664

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

How to Cite

Fernando, C. H. (1973) Man-Made Lakes of Ceylon: a Biological Resource, in Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects (eds W. C. Ackermann, G. F. White, E.B. Worthington and J. L. Ivens), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM017p0664

Author Information

  1. Department of Biology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1973

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900179

Online ISBN: 9781118664117

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Keywords:

  • Beach seining;
  • Ceylon;
  • Fish culture;
  • Fish production;
  • Gill netting;
  • Man-made lakes;
  • Reservoirs

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Types of Reservoirs

  • Prespnt Fish Production

  • Some Factors Influencing Reservoir Fish Production

  • Reservoir Management

  • Fish Introductions

  • Fish Culture

  • Fishing Methods

  • Research

  • Summary