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Aquaculture, Fisheries, Fish Diseases

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Aquaculture, An Introductory Text, 3rd edition, Stickney, R. R
79 Stickney, R. R Aquaculture, An Introductory Text, 3rd edition
1786390108 / 9781786390103 New
 
2017. 28cm. Pp.352. Colour photos, figures. Softbound.

Providing a broad and readable overview of the subject, this updated third edition of Aquaculture: An Introductory Text covers issues associated with sustainable aquaculture development, culture systems, hatchery methods, nutrition and feeding of aquaculture species, reproductive strategies, harvesting and many other topics. While its main focus is on the culture of fish, molluscs and crustaceans for food, the book also covers other forms of aquaculture, such as the production of seaweeds, recreational fish and ornamental species, and live foods such as algae and rotifers that are used to feed larval shrimp and marine fish.

Thoroughly updated and revised, the third edition of this essential textbook now includes:
- Increased coverage of species under culture
- Increased scope to cover species for enhancement, recreational fishing, commercial fishing and aquaria
- Newly developed culture systems
- Information on predictive impacts of climate change
- Updated aquaculture production statistics

Aquaculture remains one of the most rapidly growing agricultural disciplines and this book remains an essential resource for all students of aquaculture and related disciplines.

Contents :
-: Foreword
1: General Overview of Aquaculture
2: Getting Started
3: Culture Systems
4: Understanding and Maintaining Water Quality
5: Diseases and Parasites of Aquaculture Species
6: Reproduction and Early Rearing
7: Prepared Feeds
8: Aquatic Animal Nutrition
9: A Pot-pourri of Additional Topics

 
Price: 45.00 GBP
 
 
Aquaculture Production Systems, Tidwell, James H
80 Tidwell, James H Aquaculture Production Systems
0813801265 / 9780813801261 New
 
2012. 28cm. Pp.240. Hardbound.

Aquaculture Production Systems provides a valuable survey of key systems currently used in the production of shellfish and finfish. It looks at a variety of systems, ranging from low-input methods to super-intensive systems, allowing the reader to better understand how aquaculture depends upon and interacts with its environment.

 
Price: 89.95 GBP
 
 
Evolutionary Genetics of Fishes, Turner, Bruce J. (editor)
81 Turner, Bruce J. (editor) Evolutionary Genetics of Fishes
0306415208 / 9780306415203 As new
 
Plenum Press Monographs in Evolutionary Biology, 1984. 24cm. Pp.xviii, [ii], 636. Text illustrations, tables. Hardbound.

 
Price: 135.00 GBP
 
 
The Banggai Cardinalfish: Natural History, Conservation, and Culture of Pterapogon Kauderni, Vagelli, Alejandro, A
82 Vagelli, Alejandro, A The Banggai Cardinalfish: Natural History, Conservation, and Culture of Pterapogon Kauderni
0470654996 / 9780470654996 New
 
2011. 26cm. Pp.224. Hardbound.

The Banggai cardinalfish, Pterapogon kauderni, is a fascinating species that possesses a series of remarkable biological characteristics making it unique among coral reef fishes. It has been the focus of studies in reproduction, ecology, population genetics and evolution. In addition, since its rediscovery in the late 1990s, it has become tremendously popular in the international ornamental fish trade, and indiscriminate collecting has led to its inclusion in the 2007 IUCN Red List as an endangered species.

The Banggai Cardinalfish: Natural History, Conservation, and Culture of Pterapogon Kauderni is divided into three main parts: a general introduction to the fish, including a historical synopsis with an overview of the Banggai Archipelago; a comprehensive treatment of the species’ natural history (distribution, morphology, reproduction, embryology, ecology, genetics, systematics and evolution); an account of the conservation of the species, including descriptions of its fishery, attempts to protect it under CITES, and introduction programmes. The book also includes an appendix offering information on captive breeding, juvenile mortality reduction, and common diseases.

A unique resource for ichthyology students and researchers working on fish biology, ecology and conservation, and for marine ornamental fish hobbyists and aquarium professionals.

 
Price: 123.00 GBP
 
 
Evolutionary Biology of the Atlantic Salmon, Vladić, Tomislav & Erik Petersson
83 Vladić, Tomislav & Erik Petersson Evolutionary Biology of the Atlantic Salmon
1466598484 / 9781466598485 New
 
2015. 26cm. Pp.184. 8 colour photo-plates. Hardbound.

Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar, L) is an anadromous species contributing to major fishery catches and comprising a significant part of the aquaculturally produced fish for human consumption. The aim of this book is to incite the interest in the field of knowledge gathered from a broad scope of disciplines (gamete physiology, life history, behaviour, genetics and conservation, molecular techniques, and evolution) that have investigated this fish species. Undeniably, increasing fishery pressure on wild fish stocks throughout the world oceans has prompted the need for sustainable aquacultural production for increasing human demands.

 
Price: 94.00 GBP
 
 
The State of the World's Fisheries Recources, Proceedings of the World Fisheries Congress Plenary Sessions, Voigtlander, Clyde W. (editor)
84 Voigtlander, Clyde W. (editor) The State of the World's Fisheries Recources, Proceedings of the World Fisheries Congress Plenary Sessions
8120408772 / 9788120408777 Clean secondhand
 
1994. 25cm. Pp.viii,204. Text figures, tables. Hardbound, Larry A. Nielsen's copy, signed, with Congress Commemorative blind-stamp to title page, copy numbered no.24 of only 28.

The State of the World's Fisheries Recources, Proceedings of the World Fisheries Congress Plenary Sessions presents about 20 papers.

 
Price: 35.00 GBP
 
 
Fisheries Management. A Manual for Still-water Coarse Fisheries, Wellby,  Ian ; Ash Girdler & Robin Welcomme
85 Wellby, Ian ; Ash Girdler & Robin Welcomme Fisheries Management. A Manual for Still-water Coarse Fisheries
1405133325 / 9781405133326 New
 
2010. 26cm. Pp.416. Hardbound.

The correct management of freshwaters and their fisheries is vital to ensure environmental protection and an appropriate level of stocking densities of healthy fish in designated angling water bodies.

Fisheries Management. A Manual for Still-water Coarse Fisheries, which is aimed primarily at fisheries managers and those considering buying or building lakes for fisheries, provides detailed information which is essential for all those involved in the area.

The contents of this very useful and comprehensive book have been written by practising fisheries managers and scientists and include basic principles in fisheries ecology, in management and in fish stock assessment. Chapters also include coverage of how conditions can be improved and fisheries enhanced through the use of nutrient management, habitat improvement and conservation, with important case study details included. Chapters on fisheries and the law and business best management practices are also included.

 
Price: 158.00 GBP
 
 
Fish Viruses and Bacteria. Pathology and Protection, Woo, P. (editor)
86 Woo, P. (editor) Fish Viruses and Bacteria. Pathology and Protection
1780647786 / 9781780647784 New
 
2017. 28cm. Pp.392. Colour plates, figures. Hardbound.

Taking a disease-based approach, Fish Viruses and Bacteria: Pathobiology and Protection focuses on the pathobiology of and protective strategies against the most common, major microbial pathogens of economically important marine and freshwater fish.

The book covers well-studied, notifiable piscine viruses and bacteria, including new and emerging diseases which can become huge threats to local fish populations in new geographical regions if transported there via infected fish or eggs. A concise but thorough reference work, this book:
- Covers key viral and bacterial diseases of notable fish species;
- Reviews major well-established piscine pathogens as well as new, emerging and notifiable diseases; and
- Contains the most up-to-date research contributed by a team of over fifty world experts.

An invaluable bench book for fish health consultants, veterinarians and all those wanting instant access to information, this book is also a useful textbook for students specializing in fish health and research scientists initiating fish disease research programmes.

Contents :
1: Infectious Pancreatic Necrosis Virus, Arun K. Dhar, Scott LaPatra, Andrew Orry and F.C. Thomas Allnutt
2: Infectious Haematopoietic Necrosis Virus, Jo-Ann C. Leong and Gael Kurath
3: Viral Haemorrhagic Septicaemia Virus, John S. Lumsden
4: Epizootic Haematopoietic Necrosis and European Catfish Virus, Paul Hick, Ellen Ariel and Richard Whittington
5: Oncogenic Viruses: Oncorhynchus masou Virus and Cyprinid Herpesvirus, Mamoru Yoshimizu, Hisae Kasai, Yoshihiro Sakoda, Nanako Sano and Motohiko Sano
6: Infectious Salmon Anaemia, Knut Falk and Maria Aamelfot
7: Spring Viraemia of Carp, Peter Dixon and David Stone
8: Channel Catfish Viral Disease, Larry A. Hanson and Lester H. Khoo
9: Largemouth Bass Viral Disease, Rodman G. Getchell and Geoffrey H. Groocock
10: Koi Herpesvirus Disease, Keith Way and Peter Dixon
11: Viral Encephalopathy and Retinopathy, Anna Toffan
12: Iridoviral Diseases: Red Sea Bream Iridovirus and White Sturgeon Iridovirus, Yasuhiko Kawato, Kuttichantran Subramaniam, Kazuhiro Nakajima,Thomas Waltzek and Richard Whittington
13: Alphaviruses in Salmonids, Marius Karlsen and Renate Johansen
14: Aeromonas salmonicida and A. hydrophila, Bjarnheidur K. Gudmundsdottir and Bryndis Bjornsdottir
15: Edwardsiella spp., Matt J. Griffin, Terrence E. Greenway and David J. Wise
16: Flavobacterium spp.: F. psychrophilum, F. columnare and F. branchiophilum, Thomas P. Loch and Mohamed Faisal
17: Francisella noatunensis, Esteban M. Soto and John P. Hawke
18: Mycobacterium spp., David T. Gauthier and Martha W. Rhodes
19: Photobacterium damselae, John P. Hawke
20: Piscirickettsia salmonis, Jerri Bartholomew, Kristen D. Arkush and Esteban M. Soto
21: Renibacterium salmoninarum, Diane G. Elliott
22: Streptococcus iniae and S. agalactiae, Craig A. Shoemaker, De-Hai Xu and Esteban M. Soto
23: Vibriosis: Vibrio anguillarum, V. ordalii and Aliivibrio salmonicida, Alicia E. Toranzo, Beatriz Magariños and Ruben Avendaño-Herrera
24: Weissella ceti, Timothy J. Welch, David P. Marancik and Christopher M. Good
25: Yersinia ruckeri, Michael Ormsby and Robert Davies

 
Price: 105.00 GBP
 
 
Fish Diseases and Disorders. Vol.2. Non-Infectious Disorders, Second Edition, Woo, P.T. K. & J. Leatherwood (editors)
87 Woo, P.T. K. & J. Leatherwood (editors) Fish Diseases and Disorders. Vol.2. Non-Infectious Disorders, Second Edition
1845935535 / 9781845935535 New
 
2010. 26cm. Pp.1000. Photos & figures. Hardbound.

First published in 1998 and here thoroughly updated with new research and contributions.

Fish Diseases and Disorders. Vol.2. Non-Infectious Disorders, Second Edition, focuses largely on finfish. It covers non-infectious disorders of development, growth and physiology of wild and captive species, including genetic conditions, respiratory disorders, stress physiology, environmental factors and a new contribution to the relationship between welfare issues and disorders associated with intensive fish culture.

 
Price: 105.00 GBP
 
 
Fish Diseases and Disorders, Second Edition, three volume set, Woo, P.T.K. & J. Leatherwood (editors)
88 Woo, P.T.K. & J. Leatherwood (editors) Fish Diseases and Disorders, Second Edition, three volume set
1845935802 / 9781845935801 New
 
2006-2011. 3 volumes. 26cm. Pp.2800. Photos & figures. Hardbound.

Fish Diseases and Disorders, Second Edition, now complete in 3 volumes.

Volume 3 pictured

 
Price: 450.00 GBP
 
 
Fish Parasites, Pathobiology and Protection, Woo, P.T.K. & K. Buchmann
89 Woo, P.T.K. & K. Buchmann Fish Parasites, Pathobiology and Protection
1845938062 / 9781845938062 New
 
2011. 28cm. Pp.360. Hardbound.

Fish Parasites, Pathobiology and Protection. Focusing on pathobiology and protective strategies against protozoan and metazoan parasites of fish, this book reviews the latest research on important parasites: those that cause financial hardships to the aquaculture industry, have been introduced to new geographical regions through transportation of infected fish, are pathogenic to groups of finfish and detrimental to production, are highly adaptable and not host-specific with worldwide distributions, and that may serve as disease models for studies on other pathogens. It also highlights gaps in the knowledge to help direct future research.

 
Price: 100.00 GBP
 
 
Fish Diseases and Disorders. Vol.1. Protozoan and Metazoan Infections, Second Edition, Woo, P.T.K. (editor)
90 Woo, P.T.K. (editor) Fish Diseases and Disorders. Vol.1. Protozoan and Metazoan Infections, Second Edition
0851990150 / 9780851990156 New
 
2006. 26cm. Pp.800. Photos & figures. Hardbound.

Written by experts actively working in the area Fish Diseases and Disorders. Vol.1. Protozoan and Metazoan Infections, Second Edition provides a review of the major diseases of fish caused by protozoan and metazoan parasites. The new edition has been thoroughly updated since publication of the first edition in 1995. It covers recent advances in the understanding of fish diseases including the improvement of diagnostic techniques and understanding of phylogenetic relationships stemming from the application of molecular techniques. The book also contains more detailed information on pathogens that cause amoebiasis.

 
Price: 170.00 GBP
 
 
Fish Diseases and Disorders. Vol.3. Viral, Bacterial and Fungal Infections, Second Edition, Woo, P.T.K. (editor)
91 Woo, P.T.K. (editor) Fish Diseases and Disorders. Vol.3. Viral, Bacterial and Fungal Infections, Second Edition
1845935543 / 9781845935542 New
 
2011. 26cm. Pp.1000. Photos & figures. Hardbound.

This third and final volume in the acclaimed Fish Diseases and Disorders trilogy addresses infectious diseases of finfish and shellfish caused by viruses, bacteria and fungi.

In Fish Diseases and Disorders. Vol.3. Viral, Bacterial and Fungal Infections, Second Edition the topics covered include infectious pancreatic necrosis virus, infectious hematopoictic necrosis virus, viral diseases of cold and warm-water fish, rickettsial and chlamydial infections, furunculosis, motile aeromonads, vibriosis, flavobacterial diseases and shellfish diseases. Written by experts in each discipline and updated throughout to reflect new developments in the field, including new chapters on alphaviruses, oncogenic viruses and genomics and proteomics, this is a must-have reference for fish health specialists and veterinarians, microbiologists, zoologists and researchers and students in aquaculture.

 
Price: 175.00 GBP
 
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