Catch and Culture Vol. 9, No.2
It's been a dry year on the Mekong, with water levels similar to 1992, a hydrological drought year. Around this time of year, the Tonle Sap starts to flow back into the Mekong - the famous heartbeat of the Mekong in action.
Table of Contents
- Catfish farmers struggle to adapt to punitive tariffs
- What's in a name?
- Floods are vital for fisheries
- Migrating masses
- Fish and ships
- In search of the ideal body
- New information products
- Mekong Fisheries Index
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© Mekong River Commission 2003
Editor: Peter Starr
- Dr Chris Barlow, Fisheries Programme Manager
- Dr Nguyen Quoc An, Fisheries Programme Officer
- Khamtanh Vatthanatham, Fisheries Programme Officer
- Delia Paul, MRC Secretariat Communications Officer
Design and cover illustration: Sawaddh So
The opinions and interpretation expressed within are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the views of the Mekong River Commission