Catching Technology of Fish Maw Snapper's: Case Study of the KMN Nur Aqila07 Fishing Boat in Kumbe Village, Malind District, Merauke Regency, Papua

Sajriawati Sajriawati, I.H.A. Wahab, R. Mardian, A.P. Bayuseno
2021 E3S Web of Conferences  
The purpose of this study was to determine the fishing technology used by fishermen in Merauke to catch snapper and post-harvest handling of fish maw snapper. This research was conducted in January 2021 in Kumbe Village, Malind District. Data collection was carried out by interviewing fishermen on the fishing boat KMN Nur Aqila07. The results showed that the fishing boat KMN Nur Aqila07 has a weight specification of 30 GT. The main fishing gear is a drift gill net with a length of 50 meters
more » ... a width of 2 meters with a mesh size of 7.5 inches. The pulley machine is used to help pull the gill nets when they want to pull fishing gear (hauling). Fish maw of snapper is removed manually using a knife, then cleaned with running water and then dried in the sun to dry. Fish maw is sold dry. The highest price for fish maw is in the weight range of 150 grams which can reach Rp. 22,500,000 per kg, while the lowest price is in the weight range of less than 50 grams, which is Rp. 4,500,000 per kg.
doi:10.1051/e3sconf/202132808011 fatcat:2rcmqqxj3vc5fniha5eva74ima