Advanced Search
MyIDEAS: Login to save this book or follow this series

Community based fish culture in seasonal floodplains and irrigation systems

Contents:

Author Info

  • Sheriff, N.
  • Joffre, O.
  • Hong, M.C.
  • Barman, B.
  • Haque, A.B.M.
  • Rahman, F.
  • Zhu, J.
  • Nguyen van, H.
  • Russell, A.
  • van Brakel, M.
  • Valmonte-Santos, V.
  • Werthmann, C.
  • Kodio, A.
Registered author(s):

    Abstract

    The overall objective of the project was to enhance fish production from seasonally flooding areas and irrigation systems using a collective approach to fish culture. The project sought to examine the institutions necessary to support community-approaches to fish culture in a range of social, cultural and economic conditions, in Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, Vietnam and Mali. Technical designs for fish culture were also tested, building on successes achieved in earlier trials in Bangladesh, with an emphasis on adapting the model to develop locally appropriate culture systems. The project showed that the model is able to generate important benefits for communities in Bangladesh, China and Mali, and may have the potential to so in other countries. However, it was found that introducing fish culture into complex and dynamic institutional contexts, whereby open access waters lie over private property required a range of social, environmental and economic conditions to be in place for the adoption and continuance of the fish culture model.

    Download Info

    If you experience problems downloading a file, check if you have the proper application to view it first. In case of further problems read the IDEAS help page. Note that these files are not on the IDEAS site. Please be patient as the files may be large.
    File URL: http://www.worldfishcenter.org/resource_centre/CBFC/CP35_Final%20Project%20Report_v7.pdf
    Download Restriction: no

    Bibliographic Info

    as in new window
    This book is provided by The WorldFish Center in its series Working Papers with number 39598 and published in 2010.

    Handle: RePEc:wfi:wfbook:39598

    Contact details of provider:
    Postal: Jalan Batu Maung, Batu Maung, 11960 Bayan Lepas, Penang
    Phone: +60 4 626 1606
    Fax: +60 4 626 5530
    Email:
    Web page: http://www.worldfishcenter.org/
    More information through EDIRC

    Related research

    Keywords: Fish culture; Flood plains; Inland fisheries; Irrigation;

    Find related papers by JEL classification:

    References

    References listed on IDEAS
    Please report citation or reference errors to , or , if you are the registered author of the cited work, log in to your RePEc Author Service profile, click on "citations" and make appropriate adjustments.:
    as in new window
    1. Rahman, M.F. & Barman, B.K. & Van Brakel, M. & Dewan, S., 2010. "Impacts of technological interventions on fish production and biodiversity of seasonal floodplains in Bangladesh," Working Papers, The WorldFish Center, The WorldFish Center, number 39037.
    2. Toufique, Kazi Ali & Gregory, Rick, 2008. "Common waters and private lands: Distributional impacts of floodplain aquaculture in Bangladesh," Food Policy, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 33(6), pages 587-594, December.
    3. Roy, B. & Das, D.N. & Mukhopadhyay, P.K., 1990. "Rice-fish-vegetable integrated farming: towards a sustainable ecosystem," Naga, The WorldFish Center, The WorldFish Center, vol. 13(4), pages 17-18.
    4. Quy-Toan Do & Lakshmi Iyer, 2008. "Land Titling and Rural Transition in Vietnam," Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press, University of Chicago Press, vol. 56, pages 531-579.
    5. Sultana, Parvin & Thompson, Paul, 2004. "Methods of consensus building for community-based fisheries management in Bangladesh and the Mekong Delta," Agricultural Systems, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 82(3), pages 327-353, December.
    Full references (including those not matched with items on IDEAS)

    Citations

    Citations are extracted by the CitEc Project, subscribe to its RSS feed for this item.
    as in new window

    Cited by:
    1. Dey, Madan M. & Spielman, David J. & Haque, A.B.M.M. & Rahman, M.S. & Valmonte-Santos, R., 2013. "Change and diversity in smallholder rice–fish systems: Recent evidence and policy lessons from Bangladesh," Food Policy, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 43(C), pages 108-117.

    Lists

    This item is not listed on Wikipedia, on a reading list or among the top items on IDEAS.

    Statistics

    Access and download statistics

    Corrections

    When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:wfi:wfbook:39598. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

    For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (William Ko).

    If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

    If references are entirely missing, you can add them using this form.

    If the full references list an item that is present in RePEc, but the system did not link to it, you can help with this form.

    If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

    Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.