pearl fishery


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Noun1.pearl fishery - a fishery where they fish for pearl oysters
fishery, piscary - a workplace where fish are caught and processed and sold
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He said the legendary explorer and traveller mentioned Bahrain several times in his memoirs, particularly the country's historic pearl fishery, freshwater springs and agriculture.
The questionnaire was designed to determine how large and important the pearl fishery was in the past and where the most productive grounds were located, and to assess how many oysters were currently present and where they were.
The First World War had a bad impact on pearl fishery.
Instead, he grossly abused his authority to enrich himself in the pearl fishery and the slave trade.
In the Middle East, Bahrain is the only island nation whose natural resources such as freshwater, marine resources and pearl fishery are fast depleting.