4. Water Quality and Pond Fertilization

  1. Charles C. Mischke
  1. Claude E. Boyd

Published Online: 10 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118329443.ch4

Aquaculture Pond Fertilization: Impacts of Nutrient Input on Production

Aquaculture Pond Fertilization: Impacts of Nutrient Input on Production

How to Cite

Boyd, C. E. (2012) Water Quality and Pond Fertilization, in Aquaculture Pond Fertilization: Impacts of Nutrient Input on Production (ed C. C. Mischke), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118329443.ch4

Editor Information

  1. Delta Research and Extension Center, National Warmwater Aquaculture Center, Mississippi State University, Stoneville, MS, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Fisheries and Allied Aquacultures, Auburn University, Auburn, AL, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 1 JUN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470959220

Online ISBN: 9781118329443

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Keywords:

  • Water Quality and Pond Fertilization;
  • total alkalinity (TA);
  • Acidic Waters;
  • liming materials;
  • calcium carbonate (CaCO3);
  • water temperature;
  • phytoplankton;
  • fertilizers;
  • alkalinity

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Acidic Waters

  • Alkaline and Saline Water

  • Water Temperature

  • Turbidity and Color

  • Flushing Rate

  • Water Depth

  • Fertilizers, Alkalinity, and Ph

  • References