aquaculture project Articles

  • Estimating preferences for non-market attributes of aquaculture and sustainable seafood production: methods and empirical applications

    If aquaculture is to promote sustainable seafood production, the public must be willing to accept associated tradeoffs. Tradeoffs may include impacts on a variety of environmental and social attributes. Public preferences for aquaculture may differ according to type of operation, species, region, and other factors. Stated preference methods can assist policymakers in designing balanced, ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Plastic Fish Pond Liners for Aquaculture Project in Korea - Case Study

    Plastic fish pond liners are often HDPE geomembrane liners which have low permeability coefficient, anti-permeability and isolation performance, so plastic fish pond liners are widely used in aquaculture water DAMS, highways, railways, airports, tunnels, chemical mining, landfill and other fields. The thickness specification of widely used plastic fish pond liners isoften 0.2~3.0mm, the ...

  • U.S. Aquaculture Gets Bipartisan Boost from Washington

    Good news has been hard to come by the last few months amid the COVID-19 pandemic, but the United States aquaculture industry received some two weeks ago. On May 7 the White House issued an executive order aimed at “removing outdated and unnecessarily burdensome regulations” that have long hampered aquaculture efforts in the U.S. The executive order comes just two months after the ...


    By InnovaSea Systems, Inc.

  • Upgrading to the highest standards makes for good containment

    Good containment is not just about purchasing the best possible equipment, but also ensuring that it is well maintained and regularly upgraded whenever required, says fish pen manufacturer Fusion Marine. For example, the Argyll-based company has been busy over the last few months completing pen upgrades for a number of its customers. These include adding sinkers to pens for Scottish Sea Farms at ...

  • Land-Based Aquaculture: Seven Tips for Investing Successfully

    According to the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, aquaculture has become the world’s fastest growing food-producing industry, currently producing over 50 percent of consumed seafood worldwide. Out of all existing aquaculture methods, Recirculating Aquaculture Systems (RAS), a land-based aquaculture technology, offers significant advantages. What is a Land-Based Aquaculture ...

  • Project - AquaVitae

    “New species, processes and products contributing to increased production and improved sustainability in emerging low trophic, and existing low and high trophic aquaculture value chains in the Atlantic” AquaVitae aims to increase aquaculture production in and around the Atlantic Ocean by developing new species, processes and products. The focus of the project is placed on low trophic ...


    By Ocean Rainforest

  • 1 mm Pond Liner for Shrimp Ponds in Indonesia

    1 mm pond liner product is most popular for aquaculture farm projects such as fish or shrimp pond. BPM is the professional geomembrane manufacturer who has been dedicated to supplying one stop geomembrane pond liners with the thickness less than 3mm and services to worldwide customers since its foundation in 2010. BPM 1 mm pond liner is made of finest quality high density polyethylene ...

  • How to Jumpstart a RAS Project?

    Inland Recirculating Aquaculture System (RAS) projects, like all large-scale projects, should be launched, developed, and executed according to an organized plan and along clearly understood stages. This helps to minimize hurdles and build a solid foundation for your RAS project. Having been involved in the inception and materialization of multiple RAS projects, I am happy to share, from my ...

  • Modern strains put Lake Victoria in critical condition

    Pollution and overfishing in Lake Victoria have become so severe that scientists believe they threaten the health and livelihoods of millions of East Africans. And researchers in the three countries bordering the world’s largest tropical lake — Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda — largely blame governments and national agencies for failing to control the effluent and other waste ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • Water Column Investigation at Kauai Sea Farm - Case Study

    Project Details PRODUCT(S): miniDOT® Logger APPLICATION: Aquaculture, Salt Water PARAMETER: Dissolved Oxygen, Temperature LOCATION: Kauai, Hawaii ORGANIZATION: Kauai Sea Farm RECOGNITION: Dave Anderson, Production Manager Case Study Description Raising Clams and Oysters Nestled in the caldera of a dormant volcano in Kauai, Hawaii, Kauai Sea Farm uses this natural feature for ...

  • Biofloc Systems in Aquaculture: How Harnessing Beneficial Bacteria Is Revolutionizing Aquaculture

    With almost eight billion people on earth, the demand for aquatic food is increasing. Aquaculture production is projected to rise from 40 million Metric Tons by 2008 to 82 million Metric Tons in 2050. Moreover, the expansion of aquaculture is also restricted due to land costs and by its strong dependence on fishmeal and fish oil. Additionally, environmental degradation and pollution have been ...


    By QB Labs, LLC

  • Custom Pond Liners for Fish Ponds in Malaysia - Case Study

    Custom pond liners are the preferred anti seepage lining products have been used in fish or shrimp ponds applications for decades. HDPE pond liner has has unmatched puncture and tear resistance compared to other PVC or plastic materials available. BPM custom pond liners are manufactured by the high quality polyethylene virgin raw material, adding carbon black, antioxidant, anti-aging and UV ...

  • Next Generation Recirculating Aquaculture System (RAS) Technology

    The increasing number of aquaculture facilities based on RAS, or Recirculating Aquaculture Systems technology, is testament to the fact that this technology is proving highly advantageous. AquaMaof, a leader in recirculating aquaculture systems, brings a unique, multidisciplinary approach to indoor fish production, and is leading the way in developing innovative recirculating aquaculture system ...

  • Why Innovasea is Leading Canada’s Ambitious Ocean Aware Project

    In late July Canada’s Ocean Supercluster announced its Ocean Aware project, a $29 million program to develop new technologies to help maritime industries improve operations while lessening their impacts on the environment. Innovasea is leading the ambitious, three-year project, and we couldn’t be more excited about its potential to reimagine some of the ways humans interact with the ...


    By InnovaSea Systems, Inc.

  • Pacific fisheries need tech to track climate impact

    Climate change could benefit some Pacific fisheries, but tracking the success of adaptation needs effective monitoring, says Johann Bell. Climate change could derail plans by Pacific Island countries and territories (PICTs) to use fisheries and aquaculture to foster economic development and food security. Bottom-dwelling coastal fish are expected to be hardest hit. Under continued high ...


    By SciDev.Net

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