Sustainable Aquaculture

  • Faisal I. Hai
  • Chettiyappan Visvanathan
  • Ramaraj Boopathy

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Krishna R. Salin, Gabriel Arome Ataguba
    Pages 1-62
  3. Sudath Terrence Dammannagoda
    Pages 95-122
  4. Krishna R. Salin, V. V. Arun, C. Mohanakumaran Nair, James H. Tidwell
    Pages 123-151
  5. Pattira Pongtippatee, Krishna R. Salin, Gabriel Arome Ataguba, Boonsirm Withyachumnarnkul
    Pages 153-172
  6. Paul Rye Kledal, Ragnheidur Thorarinsdottir
    Pages 173-190
  7. Edoardo Pantanella
    Pages 191-248
  8. Sara Gonzalez-Garcia, Pedro Villanueva-Rey, Gumersindo Feijoo, Maria Teresa Moreira
    Pages 249-263
  9. Muhammad B. Asif, Faisal I. Hai, William E. Price, Long D. Nghiem
    Pages 265-299
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 323-327

About this book


This book is about important relevant recent research topics in sustainable aquaculture practices. A critical assessment of the sustainable finishing methods and the aspect of sustainable aquaculture feed is presented in this volume. A special focus has been given to socio-economic and environmental assessment of aquaculture practices and analysis of carbon footprint under an intensive aquaculture regime. Aquaponics as a niche for sustainable modern aquaculture has been highlighted. The effect of use of pharmaceuticals to prevent fish disease on the surrounding marine environment is an emerging area of concern, and a critical discussion on this aspect is included in the book. The spread of organic waste and nutrients released by fish farms to natural water bodies has raised considerable concerns. Therefore the methods to prevent their dispersion and removal (treatment) have been comprehensively covered in this book. This book is an essential read for academician, researchers, and policy makers in the field of aquaculture. 


Fisheries Aquaponics Animal feed Biofuel Sustainable aquaculture Waste treatment in aquaculture systems Socio-economic assessment of aquaculture Aquaculture carbon foot print

Editors and affiliations

  • Faisal I. Hai
    • 1
  • Chettiyappan Visvanathan
    • 2
  • Ramaraj Boopathy
    • 3
  1. 1.Faculty of Engineering and Information SciencesUniversity of WollongongWollongongAustralia
  2. 2.Asian Institute of TechnologyKlongluang PathumthaniThailand
  3. 3.Nicholls State UniversityThibodauxUSA

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