Resources

Water Area (In Lakh Ha.)

Year Water Area available Water Area under Fisheries
Irrigation Rural Total Irrigation Rural Total
2014-15 3.37 0.66 4.03 3.31 0.63 3.94
2015-16 3.37 0.66 4.03 3.32 0.63 3.95
2016-17 3.38 0.67 4.05 3.33 0.64 3.97

Available Water Resources for Fisheries (Status 2012-13)

Sr.No. Particulars Figure Water Area (In hectares) Holding
1 Water Area
1.1 Pond 34134 0.65 Panchayat / Private Ownership
2 Irrigation Reservoirs
2.1 0-10 Hectare 872 0.05 Gram Panchayat
2.2 10-100 Hectare 1948 0.54 Janpad Panchayat
2.3 100-2000 Hectare 179 0.41 Jila Panchayat
2.4 0-2000 Hectare 41 0.13 Department of Fisheries
2.5 Larger than2000 20 2.10 Fisheries Federation
3 Other Reservoirs
3.1 2000 Other Reservoirs 75 0.19 Local Bodies etc.
4 Rivers
4.1 Rivers 5 Besin 17088 K.M. State Government

Resources for Fish Seed Production (Status - 2012-13)

Sr. No. Particulars No Ha
1 Hatchery (Figures) 69  
1-1 Department 34  
1-2 Fisheries Federation 05  
1-3 Private Sector 30  
2 Promotional Water Area (in hectares)   647.60
2-1 Departmental Fish Seed Farms 120 119.92
2-2 Fish Seed Forms of Fisheries Federation 5 22.50
2-3 Promotional water Area of Fisheries Federation 197 394.36
2-4 Fish Seed Farm in Private Sector / Puddle 333 387.13
2-5 Promotional Area Under National Agriculture Scheme 131 131.00
2-6 Seasonal Promotional Water Area under the Department (33) 33 41