Author:Costa-Pierce,B., A.Desbonet, P.Edwards & D.Baker


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Urban Aquaculture

By: Costa-Pierce,B., A.Desbonet, P.Edwards & D.Baker.

Price: £120.00

Inventory number: 002788

ISBN: 0851998291

Condition: New<br>

2005. 26cm. Pp.304. Hardbound.Millions of people are moving from rural areas to coastal cities. Meeting the basic human needs for food proteins in the future will be a difficult challenge. Fishery products are the world's most important source of animal protein, which has led to a doubling of the demand for fish since the 1950s. As we cannot expect to catch more fish from the sea, we must turn to farming the waters, not just fishing them. The new challenge for planners now is to accelerate aquaculture development and to plan for new production, making urban areas of production, particu... View more info