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Cover for General overview of aquaculture.

This chapter describes history, current status, the general definitions and concepts, constraints and sustainability of global aquaculture.

Author(s)
Stickney, R. R.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390097)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Reproduction and early rearing.

The reproductive biology and life cycle of aquacultured species and methods to induce spawning are described.

Author(s)
Stickney, R. R.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390097)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Attentive tourists: the importance of co-creative experiences.

This chapter focuses on co-creative on-site tourist experiences and how these stimulate attention and contribute to increased memorability. The chapter presents a case study of tourist experience and behaviour in the Dolphin Emotions Experience (DEE) at Zoomarine Park, Algarve, Portugal.

Author(s)
Campos, A. C.; Mendes, J.; Valle, P.; Scott, N.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391896)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Guide to the naturalized and invasive plants of Eastern Africa.

Both in Ethiopia and in the countries of East Africa, the continuing proliferation and spread of invasive alien species (IAS) is now recognized as a serious problem, which needs to be addressed. While this situation has improved dramatically over the past 10 years, further progress has been...

Author(s)
Witt, A.; Luke, Q.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786392145)
Type
Book
CABI Book Info
Cover for Plant gene silencing: mechanisms and applications.

This book describes both the theory of gene silencing and also the application. The first five chapters discuss different aspects of the gene silencing mechanism. Since the silencing pathways are particularly diverse in plants, a whole chapter is dedicated to describe these (chapter 1). It is a...

Author(s)
Dalmay, T.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647678)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Gene silencing in Archaeplastida algae.

This chapter examines the existence of DNA cytosine methyltransferases and core components of the RNAi machinery, as well as briefly discusses the known or inferred biological role(s) of these mechanisms in microalgae. However, an added level of complexity is the evolutionary divergence of algal...

Author(s)
Ma XinRong; Kim EunJeong; Cerutti, H.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647678)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Aquatic plant biodiversity: a biological indicator for the monitoring and assessment of water quality.

The present chapter covers the concept of water pollution, its cause and effects on plant diversity of an aquatic ecosystem. An alteration in the diversity of plants and the disappearance of aquatic plants has been noted in the majority of the world's water bodies as a result of water pollution. In ...

Author(s)
Ansari, A. A.; Shalini Saggu; Al-Ghanim, S. M.; Abbas, Z. K.; Gill, S. S.; Khan, F. A.; Dar, M. I.; Naikoo, M. I.; Khan, A. A.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646947)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Biodiversity, bioindicators and biogeography of freshwater algae.

Biodiversity and the problems associated with it are outlined and then the focus turns to continental waters. Levels and factors affecting biodiversity are described and listed. Measures of diversity focus on species richness and the Shannon index using abundances and biovolumes. Spatial scales of...

Author(s)
Dokulil, M. T.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646947)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Diversity of angiospermic flora of West Bengal, India.

West Bengal, 87,616 km2 in size, is the 13th-largest state in India, situated at 21°10′ to 27°35′N latitude and 85°50′ to 89°52′E longitude. For administration purposes, the state is divided into 20 districts comprising more than 400 blocks and 4300 villages. Forests of West Bengal state can be...

Author(s)
Sunit Mitra; Mukherjee, S. K.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646947)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Infectious pancreatic necrosis virus.

The Infectious pancreatic necrosis virus (IPNV) is one of the most extensively studied and widely distributed viruses infecting marine and freshwater fishes. The geographical distribution; economic impacts of IPNV; diagnosis of the infection; pathology; pathophysiology; and the protective and...

Author(s)
Dhar, A. K.; LaPatra, S.; Orry, A.; Allnutt, F. C. T.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647784)
Type
Book chapter

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