Fisheries Resources and Management Extension activities
The faculty of the department participated in generating awareness among fisherfolk through training programmes organized at different centers along the Karnataka coast. The faculty also participated in fishing demonstrations. The faculty also involved in answering the queries and giving radio talks on various aspects of marine fisheries resource conservation, management, awareness on responsible fisheries and sustainable utilization of the fisheries resources in English and vernacular languages. The department also conducts periodic training programmes and refresher courses with government and non-governmental organizations for the benefit of research workers and administrators. A large number of special lectures and demonstrations have been organized for benefit of visiting students and research scholars from outside the university areas. The faculty also takes part in field trials and TV programmes on various aspects for the benefit of fishermen, fish farmers and other interested groups.