Aquaculture Abstracts (ASFA)

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Focusing on studies related to improving and augmenting aquatic yields, this database provides information on cultivating marine, freshwater, and brackishwater species. Covers the planned management of aquatic organisms.

  • Subject coverage includes:
  • Aquaculture management and economics
  • Growth and development of cultured species
  • Techniques, equipment, methodology, feasibility studies, replenishing natural stocks and laboratory culture
  • Culture of fish and other vertebrates
  • Crustaceans, mollusks and other invertebrates
  • Aquatic plants and algae
  • Protozoa and microorganisms
  • Reproductive biology
  • Biotechnology



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Dates covered

1984 - current.

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Journal articles.

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Abstracts and full bibliographic citations.

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Aquaculture Abstracts (ASFA)
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