IJSRP, Volume 10, Issue 10, October 2020 Edition [ISSN 2250-3153]
Elsayed Farrag, Ahmed Al-Zaabi and Romina L. Nuqui
The fisheries of the United Arab Emirates are considered as a traditional fisheries and provide a source of income, employment and recreation. With the advancement of marine industries, fisheries are a major source of food security. The main fishing gear in the United Arab Emirates is a dome-shaped wire trap. Despite the economic important of the traps on the Arabian Gulf, scatter studies dealt with this fishing gear.