Understanding the livelihood systems of the poor is crucial to effective poverty reduction. It is true that livelihood of the poor can never be understood in any one-track logic-be it economic, social, technical, cultural or political. The livelihood systems are made up of very diverse elements which-taken together-contribute the physical, economic, social and cultural universe wherein the families live. The livelihood approach puts households of the pooras its central focus.
There is no denying the fact that India has observant natural endowments, conventional wisdom and human skills in respect of intensified fish farming. Butin spite of enormous potentials, move heading has not been adjust, learning a loose gap between actual and potential sit. The new technology, which seem stechnically attractive has fasted to produce substantial results in real work the present unsatisfactory performance may be attempted to absence of rational management and judicious utilization of the resources. And the unsatisfactory performance fells feelingly upon the livelihood system of the further folk which really largely depend upon this in rural West Bengal.
In the study, attempt has been safe to examine the operational features of and texts and to identify the favour that the development of fisheries. Effortsare also made to articulates on the livelihood issues of the people dependent unit, directly or indirectly.