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  • Nutrient Requirements and Feeding of Finfish for Aquacultureby C.D. Webster; C.E. Lim.

    CABI 2001; US$ 150.00

    Provides information on nutrient requirements, feed formulations and feeding practices of commercially important aquaculture species cultured around the world. This book will be useful to those working professionally in the industry, graduate level students and researchers. more...

  • Managing Small-Scale Fisheriesby Fikret Berkes; Robin Mahon; Patrick McConney; Richard Pollnac; Robert Pomeroy

    International Development Research Centre 2001; US$ 25.00

    Human dependence on marine and coastal resources is increasing. Today, small-scale fisheries employ 50 of the world?s 51 million fishers, practically all of whom are from developing countries. And together, they produce more than half of the world?s annual marine fish catch of 98 million tonnes, supplying most of the fish consumed in the developing... more...

  • Aquacultureby R.R. Stickney

    CABI 2005; US$ 125.00

    There are now many introductory courses in aquaculture given at colleges and universities, but there is a lack of appropriate general textbooks for such courses. This book aims to fill this gap by providing a broad and readable overview of the subject. more...

  • Participation in Fisheries Governanceby Tim S. Gray

    Springer 2006; US$ 209.00

    Focuses on three themes: the value that stakeholder participation bring to fisheries governance; relationship between the participatory mode and the switch from single species-based fisheries management to the ecosystem-based approach; and the relationship between fishers' experiential knowledge and fisheries science. more...

  • Time Banditby Andy Hillstrand; Johnathan Hillstrand; Malcolm Macpherson

    Random House Publishing Group 2008; US$ 16.00

    ?Many brave hearts are asleep in the deep, so beware, beware,? goes the chorus of an old sailors? sing-along that celebrates the allure and danger of the seafaring life. But make no mistake?there truly is much to beware for those who are drawn to risk their lives and seek their fortunes upon the waves. And perhaps none take more chances than the men... more...

  • Advances in Fisheries Economicsby Trond Bjorndal; Daniel Gordon; Ragnar Arnason; Ussif Rashid Sumaila

    Wiley 2008; US$ 267.95

    A true landmark publication, Advances in Fisheries Economics brings together many of the world’s leading fisheries economists to authoritatively cover the many issues facing the field of fisheries economics and management today. Compiled in honour of the work and achievements of Professor Gordon Munro of the University of British Columbia, Canada,... more...

  • Fisheries Acousticsby John Simmonds; David N. MacLennan

    Wiley 2008; US$ 278.95

    Living resources of the sea and fresh water have long been an important source of food and economic activity. With fish stocks continuing to be over-exploited, there is a clear focus on fisheries management, to which acoustic methods can and do make an important contribution. The second edition of this widely used book covers the many technological... more...

  • Food Intake in Fishby Dominic Houlihan; Thierry Boujard; Malcolm Jobling

    Wiley 2008; US$ 267.95

    The intake of food by fishes is an area of study that is of great importance to the applied sciences of fisheries and aquaculture for a number of reasons. For example a thorough knowledge of factors influencing the ingestion of feed can lead to successful manipulation of the rearing environment of cultured fishes, thereby ensuring improved growth performance... more...

  • Freshwater Prawn Cultureby Michael Bernard New; Wagner Cotroni Valenti

    John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. 2008; US$ 325.00

    The farming of the freshwater prawn Macrobrachium rosenbergii has developed rapidly during recent years. Advances in techniques, and the huge expansion of world demand for this species, continue to stimulate the growth of a multi-million dollar industry. This landmark publication is a compendium of information on every aspect of the farming of... more...

  • Stock Enhancement and Sea Ranchingby Kenneth M. Leber; Shuichi Kitada; H. L. Blankenship; Terje Svasand

    Wiley 2008; US$ 308.95

    The collapse of many of the World’s fisheries continues to be of major concern and the enhancement of fish stocks through techniques such as ranching is of huge importance and interest across the globe. This important book, which contains fully peer reviewed and carefully edited papers from the 2nd International Symposium in Stock Enhancement... more...