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Aquaculture: An Introductory Text

Textbook Out of Print
By: Robert R Stickney(Author)
337 pages, b/w photos, tables
Publisher: CABI Publishing
Aquaculture: An Introductory Text
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  • Aquaculture: An Introductory Text ISBN: 9781786390103 Edition: 3 Paperback Dec 2016 Out of Print #243075
  • Aquaculture: An Introductory Text ISBN: 9781786390097 Edition: 3 Hardback Dec 2016 Out of Print #243074
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About this book

Providing a broad and readable overview of the subject, this updated third edition of Aquaculture: An Introductory Text covers issues associated with sustainable aquaculture development, culture systems, hatchery methods, nutrition and feeding of aquaculture species, reproductive strategies, harvesting and many other topics. While its main focus is on the culture of fish, molluscs and crustaceans for food, the book also covers other forms of aquaculture, such as the production of seaweeds, recreational fish and ornamental species, and live foods such as algae and rotifers that are used to feed larval shrimp and marine fish.

Thoroughly updated and revised, the third edition of this essential textbook now includes:
- Increased coverage of species under culture
- Increased scope to cover species for enhancement, recreational fishing, commercial fishing and aquaria
- Newly developed culture systems
- Information on predictive impacts of climate change
- Updated aquaculture production statistics

Aquaculture remains one of the most rapidly growing agricultural disciplines and this book remains an essential resource for all students of aquaculture and related disciplines.



1: General Overview of Aquaculture
2: Getting Started
3: Culture Systems
4: Understanding and Maintaining Water Quality
5: Diseases and Parasites of Aquaculture Species
6: Reproduction and Early Rearing
7: Prepared Feeds
8: Aquatic Animal Nutrition
9: A Pot-pourri of Additional Topics

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Textbook Out of Print
By: Robert R Stickney(Author)
337 pages, b/w photos, tables
Publisher: CABI Publishing
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Review of the previous edition:

"A very useful compilation of information relating to aquaculture topics that will prove competitive in the textbook market, and the book is likely to find service as a student text at several colleges and universities. Through its broad and relatively clear coverage of a diverse range of topics the book meets most of the needs of the undergraduate student taking an introductory course in aquaculture as part of a degree programme in aquatic biosciences, agriculture or applied animal sciences."
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