Dig Through Our Books

Title
Author
Keyword
Advanced Search
 
 
Gift Cards
Checkout a Gift Card


 




Bookmark and Share




 
Browse By Category

View Other Categories
 
 
 
Aquaculture Sourcebook: A Guide to North American Species, Iversen, Edwin S.; Hale, K.K.

Author Name    Iversen, Edwin S.; Hale, K.K.

Title   Aquaculture Sourcebook: A Guide to North American Species

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Good

Publisher    Springer

ISBN Number    0442009925 / 9780442009922

Seller ID   SKU10130042

0442009925 Contains academic or public library markings. ~Good. Light to moderate shelf wear to covers/corners; satisfaction guaranteed. Hardcover with no dust jacket.

Stock Description, May Not Reflect Item

As traditional commercial fishing becomes increasingly expensive and restrictive, aquacultural fish production emerges as a practical viable alternative. The Aquaculture Sourcebook is an introductory text and ready reference for information on the fresh-, brackish-, and salt-water farming of both fish and shellfish, as well as of several important algae. Until now, such material has been available only in scattered publications; but the Aquaculture Sourcebook incorporates all the feasibility data pertinent to farming aquacultural species in North America into one easy-to-use text. It will be welcomed not only by current and future aquaculturists, but also by fisheries, seafood company managers, biologists, teachers, and students. The Aquaculture Sourcebook has been designed to satisfy the needs of fisheries, scientists, and commercial aquaculturists by providing, in a handy and well-organized format, information vital for successful North American aquacultural ventures. Concise details are given for over a hundred individual speices, including not only those raised for human consumption, but also organisms reared for feed, bait, or other purposes. Each entry in this valuable volume covers such relevant material as: *the scientific and common names of the organism *its visual appearance and distinctive characteristics *habitat range specifications *species reproduction and development *age- and growth-related factors *specific parasites an diseases *potential predators and/or competitive species *its prospects for future aquacultural success Key groups of closely related species are discussed in a geographical context, highlighting areas which each will find the habitat best for its survival. Great care has been taken to specify ranges of tolerable salinity and optimum temperature for candidate species, and emphasis has been placed on creating aquacultural environments that replicate those normally habitated in nature. Comprehensive, informative, and accessible to layperson and scientist alike, the Aqualculture Sourcebook is both the perfect desktop reference for anyone establishing an aquacultural facility, and a ready reference to help maintain one.

Price = 19.00 USD


Related items brought to you by the miracles of modern technology:
Dictionary of Music, The Penguin: Fifth Edition (Dictionary, Penguin), Jacobs, Arthur
Dictionary of Music, The Penguin: Fifth Edition (Dictionary, Penguin)
Jacobs, Arthur
7.00 USD
Add to Book Bag

Jip: His Story, Paterson, Katherine
Jip: His Story
Paterson, Katherine
6.00 USD
Add to Book Bag

The poets' life of Christ, Ault, Norman
The poets' life of Christ
Ault, Norman
13.00 USD
Add to Book Bag

Yu-Gi-Oh! GX, Vol. 1, Kageyama, Naoyuki
Yu-Gi-Oh! GX, Vol. 1
Kageyama, Naoyuki
6.00 USD
Add to Book Bag

Eastern Deciduous Forest Volume 1: Southeastern Evergreen and Oak-Pine Region
Gary S. Waggoner
7.00 USD
Add to Book Bag

Mister Goodbye Easter Island, Woodward, Jon
Mister Goodbye Easter Island
Woodward, Jon
7.00 USD
Add to Book Bag

Paris: Capital of the World, Higonnet, Patrice
Paris: Capital of the World
Higonnet, Patrice
15.00 USD
Add to Book Bag

A DARK AND SUDDEN BEAUTY Two Esays in Black American Poetry
George Kent on "Black Poetry 1893-1921"; Stephen E. Henderson on form and judgement in Black American poetry 1962-1977.
8.00 USD
Add to Book Bag

The Overlook Martial Arts Dictionary, Farkas, Emil
The Overlook Martial Arts Dictionary
Farkas, Emil
8.00 USD
Add to Book Bag

Colette: the Difficulty of Loving: A Biography
Crosland, Margaret
6.00 USD
Add to Book Bag

Medea and Her Children: A Novel, Ulitskaya, Ludmila
Medea and Her Children: A Novel
Ulitskaya, Ludmila
6.00 USD
Add to Book Bag

Crackers: This whole many-angled thing of Jimmy, more Carters, ominous little animals, sad singing women, my daddy, and me
Blount, Roy
15.00 USD
Add to Book Bag

 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to [email protected]
Copyright©2019. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie