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Author Pillay, T. V. R.

Title Aquaculture and the environment / T.V.R. Pillay
Edition Second edition
Published Oxford, UK ; Ames, Iowa : Blackwell Pub., 2004
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 196 pages) : illustrations
Contents Water quality -- Nature of environmental impacts -- Extent of environmental impacts -- Siting and design of farms -- Use of natural resources -- Waste production in aquaculture -- Pattern and effect of waste discharges -- Introduction of exotics and escape of farmed species -- Pathogens in the aquatic environment -- Birds and mammals in aquaculture -- Safety of aquaculture products -- Sustainability of aquaculture -- Economics and environmental impact assessments -- Mitigation of adverse effects -- Research and regulation
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 164-188) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Aquaculture -- Environmental aspects.
Aquatic animals -- Effect of water pollution on.
Environmental impact analysis.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0470995726 (electronic bk.)
1405101679 (alk. paper)
9780470995723 (electronic bk.)
9781405101677 (alk. paper)
(alk. paper)