These research is explain about Purse seine development at Pengambengan. The development of Purse seine is influenced by technological aspect. Beside that, the less information from Fishery and Marine Department) is as background of this research. Historical method is used to know the generalization temporal of Purse seine effort. Since 1970’s when Purse seine had been introduced to Pengambengan’s fishermans until 2007. The result of this research indicated that technology aspect has developed by some period. The development of Purse seine effort is caused by modernization and motorization technology, and indicated unsynchronized between catch and effort. Which is include engine and net variable. This is approved when effort from engine and net is increase rapidly, but the catch development is not as well as effort development.
Key words : Effort, Purse seine, Development
ANDHIKA TRI ATMAJA, SUKANDAR, ALI MUNTHAHA