4. Characterization and Categories of Aquaculture Production Systems

  1. James H. Tidwell
  1. James H. Tidwell

Published Online: 23 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118250105.ch4

Aquaculture Production Systems

Aquaculture Production Systems

How to Cite

Tidwell, J. H. (2012) Characterization and Categories of Aquaculture Production Systems, in Aquaculture Production Systems (ed J. H. Tidwell), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118250105.ch4

Editor Information

  1. Kentucky State University, Division of Aquaculture Frankfort, Kentucky, USA

Author Information

  1. Kentucky State University, Division of Aquaculture Frankfort, Kentucky, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 11 MAY 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813801261

Online ISBN: 9781118250105

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Keywords:

  • aquaculture production systems, characterization;
  • intensification, and human intervention;
  • intensification and energy inputs;
  • open systems, oldest aquaculture systems;
  • bivalve culture, floats, trays, rafts;
  • semi-closed systems;
  • closed systems;
  • biofilter-based systems;
  • heterotrophic, or biofloc-based systems;
  • hybrid systems

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Open systems

  • Semi-closed systems

  • Closed systems

  • Hybrid systems

  • References