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Oyster Farm

Aquaculture is now the fastest growing food-production sector in the world and this is an example close to home. In this case, oyster farms have been popping all along the water front of Costa Nova (Aveiro, Portugal) and changed the low-tide landscape dramatically. 37 more words


A new breed of fish already adapting

An aggressive splashing comes from the water near the mouth of New Hampshire’s Piscataqua River, as dozens of fish jump above the surface. They all seemingly fly above the water. 1,549 more words

Climate Change

Wanted: sustainable food systems

We all eat, there is no way around it.

Food is our fuel, our source of energy, and life itself. Food is where we meet – mother and child, our friends and family at the dinner table, or around the barbeque. 328 more words

Science And Impact

Glaciers, Mountains, Salmon!

Dear all,

I’ve found myself, at last, in the small town of Twizel. I’ve just begun working/interning/participant-observing with the animal husbandry team at Mt. Cook Alpine Salmon, which farm raises King (aka Chinook) salmon in freshwater canals along Lake Pukaki, Tekapo, and Ohau. 1,194 more words

Watson Fellowship

Première publication

Ceci est un paludarium, c’est à dire un espace dans lequel est simulé un biotope marécageux.

Le contenu vient essentiellement de la nature proche de mon lieu d’habitation, à l’exception des lentilles d’eau que j’ai prélevées au Valais. 85 more words


Water Quality Monitoring in Freshwater Fish Farming

Fish are among the most valuable foods for many cultures in the world. More recently, more and more people are including fish in their diet as a source of lean protein. 610 more words

Application Notes


Latin America & Caribbean Aquaculture, LACQUA 2016, will open its doors on the 29th of November until the 1st of December in Lima (Peru). The conference’s programme covers the latest advances and technological developments within this field such as… 77 more words