Aquaculture

Aquaculture (less commonly spelled aquiculture), also known as aquafarming, is the farming of fish, crustaceans, mollusks, aquatic plants, algae, and other organisms. Aquaculture involves cultivating freshwater and saltwater populations under controlled conditions, and can be contrasted with commercial fishing, which is the harvesting of wild fish. Mariculture commonly known as marine farming refers to aquaculture practiced in marine environments and in underwater habitats, opposed to in freshwater. According to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), aquaculture "is understood to mean the farming of aquatic organisms including fish, molluscs, crustaceans and aquatic plants. Farming implies some form of intervention in the …

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Invasive Species Council of BC · 17 May 2024 English

PACIFIC SALMON (Oncorhynchus spp.) Pacific salmon is an iconic group of fish found in the genus Oncorhynchus of the family Salmonidae. [...] Five species of Pacific salmon have been integral …

Shipping – Ballast water and hull fouling • Aquaculture AIS may also disperse naturally by actively swimming


IISD: International Institute for Sustainable Development · 17 May 2024 English

For decades, national policy-making has focused on GDP, with growth celebrated as the main standard for deciding how well countries are doing. Yet GDP is a short-term indicator that captures …

minerals, timber, and fisheries (including aquaculture). IISD.org v Comprehensive Wealth Report — Indonesia concession rights Fisheries Marine aquaculture and freshwater aquaculture Livestock Buffalos, pigs, milk and minerals Other: Fisheries, forestry, and aquaculture 0 20 10 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100 1995 2005 2000 Renewable assets (agriculture, fisheries, aquaculture, forestry, and livestock) dominated natural capital


Invasive Species Council of BC · 16 May 2024 English

ISCBC coordinates the charity and non-profit society making a difference Indigenous Invasive Species Network to support in the lives of people across British Columbia by communication and knowledge exchange on …

Shumway, S. (2011). Marine Invaders and Bivalve Aquaculture: Sources, Impacts, and Consequences (pp. 395–424)


CIRANO: Centre for Interuniversity Research and Analysis on Organizations · 16 May 2024 French

Les résultats des analyses de contenu et des entretiens menés auprès de gestionnaires et de dirigeants œuvrant dans l’industrie agroalimentaire québécoise mettent en lumière quatre principaux types de motivations : …

(valorisation énergétique des matières organiques, aquaculture, transformation des produits invendus, revente


IISD: International Institute for Sustainable Development · 14 May 2024 English

After the historic adoption of the Agreement on Fisheries Subsidies in 2022, Members of the World Trade Organization (WTO) are now negotiating new global disciplines to address more broadly the …

Nations. (2022). The state of world fisheries and aquaculture 2022: Towards blue transformation. https://www


Living Oceans Society · 6 May 2024 English

In the case of DFO’s risk assessments for sockeye salmon, the so-called peer-reviews included persons employed by and/or frequently contracted by the salmon farming industry and did not allow for …

Lewis, “Effects of host migration, diversity and aquaculture on sea lice threats to Pacific salmon populations


IISD: International Institute for Sustainable Development · 6 May 2024 English

An IGF report outlining technical aspects of artisanal and small-scale gold mining (ASGM), examining existing governance frameworks and providing recommendations for policy-makers to improve awareness, education, safety, and regulation of …

bodies, potable water supplies, agriculture, aquaculture, food supplies, human health, and natural ecosystems


AIC: Agricultural Institute of Canada · 3 May 2024 English

The magazine explores some of the challenges in expanding carbon finance for clean cooking; innovative efforts to bring more investors onto the scene; and new programs to strengthen the market’s …

helping to scale the adoption of ‘climate-smart’ aquaculture in Zambia .................................. helping to scale the adoption of ‘climate-smart’ aquaculture in Zambia https://aiccra.cgiar.org/news/priv e-smart-aquaculture-zambia-boosting-womens- role In Zambia—a landlocked country—aquaculture provides org/news/private-sector-helping-scale-adoption-climate-smart-aquaculture-zambia-boosting-womens-role https://aiccra.cgiar org/news/private-sector-helping-scale-adoption-climate-smart-aquaculture-zambia-boosting-womens-role https://aiccra.cgiar


CELA: Canadian Environmental Law Association · 26 April 2024 English

Submission by the Canadian Environmental Law Association to the Canadian Nuclear Safety 1500 Commission Regarding the Regulatory Oversight Report on the Use of Nuclear Substances in Sara Libman October 12, …

Policy Objectives for Managing Effects of Cage Aquaculture Operations on the Quality of 1121 Water and Sediment to the Ministry of Fisheries and Oceans re: Aquaculture Activities Regulations and 25 other signatories


PICES: North Pacific Marine Science Organization · 25 April 2024 English

The purpose of SG-DATA is to provide key considerations and recommendations to the Technical Committee on Data Exchange (TCODE) and Science Board for modernizing and streamlining data and information management …

Human Well- Others? Indonesian Pond Team being Aquaculture Experiments Clicker survey data - MarWeB Marine


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