Download Aquaculture: An Introductory Text by Robert R. Stickney PDF

By Robert R. Stickney

There are actually many introductory classes in aquaculture given at faculties and universities, yet there's a loss of applicable basic textbooks for such classes. This ebook goals to fill this hole through offering a huge and readable assessment of the topic. the point of interest is on aquatic animal construction, more often than not of finfish and shellfish, yet aquatic crops also are pointed out. either clean and salt water, and hot and funky water creation are lined. the writer concentrates on offering ideas, instead of delivering aspect on find out how to produce specific organisms, resembling shrimp or salmon. He describes all points of the topic, from enterprise making plans, via website and water platforms choice, to administration of the procedure as soon as it's in operation. The pursuits of either built and constructing international locations are lined, as is the present debate concerning the environmental effect of aquaculture.

Show description

Read Online or Download Aquaculture: An Introductory Text PDF

Similar oceans & seas books

A Field Guide to the Atlantic Seashore: From the Bay of Fundy to Cape Hatteras (Peterson Field Guide)

Greater than 1,000 illustrations, prepared in accordance with visible similarities, exhibit plant and animal species of the Atlantic Coast from the Bay of Fundy to Cape Hatteras. This consultant contains info on the right way to find every one species via geographic diversity, tidal diversity, tidal point, season, topography, and weather.

Fishery science and management : objectives and limitations

This quantity is worried with the function of technological know-how in fishery administration. whereas this has characteristically been regarded as mostly a organic challenge with transparent organic pursuits, shut exam means that administration judgements are mostly managed via political, social and fiscal issues, biologically restricted.

Additional resources for Aquaculture: An Introductory Text

Sample text

S. A. (eds) (2004) Biology and Culture of Catfish. Elsevier, Amsterdam, 676 pp. Würsig, B. A. (2002) Marine mammals and aquaculture: Conflicts and potential resolutions. R. P. (eds) Responsible Marine Aquaculture. CAB International, Wallingford, UK, pp. 45–59. , Jr. (1996) Fundamentals of Aquaculture. , Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 889 pp. Landau, M. (1992) Introduction to Aquaculture. John Wiley & Sons, New York, 440 pp. National Research Council (1992) Marine Aquaculture. National Academy Press, Washington, DC, 290 pp.

Eds) Responsible Marine Aquaculture. CAB International, Wallingford, UK, pp. 105–144. R. E. (2002) Management of Marine Aquaculture: the Sustainability Challenge. R. P. (eds) Responsible Marine Aquaculture. CAB International, Wallingford, UK, pp. 21–43. , Bell, J. and Doherty, P. (2002) The use of wild-caught juveniles in coastal aquaculture and its application to coral reef fishes. R. P. (eds) Responsible Marine Aquaculture. CAB International, Wallingford, UK, pp. 327–353. W. J. Tacon. (2002) Fish meal: Historical uses, production trends and future outlook for sustainable supplies.

Interstate, Danville, Illinois, 338 pp. C. (2001) Oyster culture. , Surrey, UK, 162 pp. K. (1989) Carp Farming. Blackwell Science, Oxford, UK, 208 pp. B. (2002) Farming Freshwater Prawns. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Rome, Italy. FAO Fisheries Technical Report 428. p. 212. B. V. (2000) Freshwater Prawn Culture. Blackwell Science, Oxford, UK, pp. 1–11. Pennell, W. A. (1996) Principles of Salmonid Culture. Elsevier, Amsterdam, p. 1039. F. and Kittaka, J. (2000) Spiny Lobsters, Fisheries and Culture, 2nd edn.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.42 of 5 – based on 42 votes