Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

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Proceedings of the 33rd Aquaculture Association of Canada and Cold Harvest, Delta Hotel, St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada, 18-21 September 2016.

Abstract

This issue contains conference proceedings on predicting sediment assimilative capacity of organic wastes at marine fish farms; species composition and diversity of the genus Saprolegnia in finfish aquaculture systems; the use of GIS tools to aid in the understanding of the marine environment based on examples from Newfoundland fisheries and oceans aquaculture section; the effect of butyric acid in microparticulate diets on the somatic growth performance and survival of early juvenile striped bass (Morone saxatilis); lumpfish as cleaner fish; innovation and the capacity to manage climate-related risks in inland commercial fish aquaculture in Thailand; cleaner fish research and production in Newfoundland, Canada; selective breeding programme for sea lice (Lepeophtheirus salmonis) resistance at the USDA's National Cold Water Marine Aquaculture Centre; a review of cleanerfish production in the UK; photoperiod and temperature change on the gonadal development and maturation of lumpfish (Cyclopterus lumpus); the role of the invasive green crab on the decline of lobsters in Newfoundland; the health and vaccination of lumpfish in Norway; spatial planning with aquaculture and the need for practical tools and prophylactic effect of Hasela ostrearia culture supernatant containing the pigment marennine against the pathogenic bacteria Vibrio splendidus in bivalve hatcheries.