Tarachand Kumawat


He is Scientist at ICAR-Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Kochi in Fisheries Resource Management discipline. He is a 'Life Member' of Indian Fisheries Association. He has participated as onboard 'Trainee Scientist' in Marine Fishing Vessel of Fishery Survey of India. He has won several awards such as Best Fisheries Graduate of India, University Gold Medal, Best Indian M.F.Sc. Thesis award, etc.


Area of Interest

Fish biological tools and analysis, Marine biodiversity assessment, Biodiversity conservation, Responsible fisheries, Fisheries resources management, Fisheries policy analysis, Small scale fisheries, Livelihood and sustainability, Compliance evaluation

top publication

Tarachand Kumawat, Latha Shenoy, Sushant K. Chakraborty, Vinay D. Deshmukh, Sadashiv G. Raje, Compliance of bag net fishery of Maharashtra coast, India with Article 7 of the FAO Code of Conduct for Responsible Fisheries, Marine Policy, Volume 56, June 2015, Pages 9-15, ISSN 0308-597X, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpol.2015.02.001.