Challenges that threaten fisheries in Kurdistan
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Dohuk - Iyad Berwari
warned a number of academics and specialists in the field of fisheries and fish diseases of the presence of harmful type of fish , causing great harm to other types of fish, stressing that the biggest danger caused by (thickness Alchkat) is he eating the eggs ofother species of fish, and that he has a great affinity for breeding and there is this kind of fish in most rivers Dohuk, the Kurdistan region of the province.
Dr. Samir Jawdat from the Faculty of Agriculture at the University of Salahuddin , said in an interview with «morning»: the thickness Alchkat of harmful species that appeared in the collapsed region Kurdistan, including the river Zab Supreme Zab below, as well as appeared in the lakes of Dokan and Darbandikan and Bekhme, and has this kind of fish the possibility of multiplying rapidly biggest problem caused by his eating the eggs ofother species of fish that ». small size , Dr. Jawdat noted that the size of the thickness of a very small Alchkat compared to the fishing grounds where other does not exceed the weight of 750 grams, for this reason, the demand to buy very few. He called theneed to take measures to control the proliferation thickness Alchkat in collapsed Kurdistan region by conducting research biological on this type of fish and know when breeding and where to put the eggs in order to reduce the preparation and at the same time warned that the continued breeding will lead to the extinction of other types of fish that citizens accept to buy them, indicating that this work requires cooperation between universities and the Ministry of Agriculture and water resources in the region. feeds on the eggs for his part said Firas Mezouari breeding project director fish in the same college: that this type of fish that arrived from Turkish rivers several years ago has caused a big problem for the province of Dohuk, the Kurdistan region and even other regions in Iraq, because it is based Baltgve the eggs of carp, bream and Alktan, and that the length of the thickness Alchkat does not exceed 26 cm for this reason , there is no rush to buy it ». he said that if the multiplication of this fish harmful continued without taking measures that prevent the reproduction occurs, would threaten to significantly and the presence of other species of fish. Mezouari revealed the rapid increase to prepare this fish on the fish account the other and said: »during the past few years began representing the thickness Alchkat 70 to 80 percent of fish collapsed Dohuk province and is currently forming this fish bulk of the fish in the rivers Habur and Jambour and collapsed spend Amadiyah». appropriate measures on the ways best suited to reduce the preparation of this fish, Mezouari says: »We are in the College of Agriculture at theUniversity of Dohuk We have taken all of the Directorate of Dohuk environment and theDirectorate General for Agriculture and Veterinary Directorate note of this problem and the need to take appropriate towards action and we suggested them to allow fishermen to catch this type of fish during the period to prevent fishing during the breeding which starts from the month of March till the end of June ». for its part revealed researcher in fish diseases, Dr. Alaa Hussein, the presence of the role of fishermen in the increase in the number thickness Alchkat by catch and bring it to a fish breeding projects, without the knowledge of that type of fish , because the thickness Alchkat very much like carp anglers have a big role, unintentionally and find out, in the multiplication of this fish.[/rtl]