The Impacts of Dams on the Fisheries of the Mekong

TitleThe Impacts of Dams on the Fisheries of the Mekong
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Year of Publication2012
AuthorsPukinskis, Geheb
Secondary TitleState of Knowledge Series 1, CPWF
PublisherCGIAR Challenge Program on Water and Food (CPWF)
Place PublishedVientiane
Key themesEcology and Livelihoods, Hydropower

This State of Knowledge paper examines the characteristics and value of Mekong fisheries, the impacts of dams on fisheries and other aquatic resources and if and how loss of wild capture fisheries as a result of dam development can be mitigated.


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Cambodia, Laos, Regional, Thailand, Vietnam

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