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Sust. Aquaculture Techniques 1: Growing Shellfish & Finfish

MBAQ301

Description

This course covers the theory and practice of aquaculture techniques used in growing shellfish and finfish in both freshwater and marine habitats. Topics covered will include species identification, habitat creation, reproduction, hatchery and nursery operation, and growth promotion. Additionally, students will learn how to manage the health of aquaculture organisms, harvesting principles and techniques, processing procedures, and identifying appropriate markets for sale. Discussions will be based on the biological, chemical, and economic aspects of aquaculture with a strong emphasis on sustainability, underscoring techniques which minimize environmental impact while maximizing human and animal welfare. Students will assess best practices in the industry which meet sustainability goals.
Pre Reqs:
MBAQ-203 DE GLOBAL DIV FRESHWATER & MARINE RESOURCES SUSTAINABLE HARVEST

Dates

Feb 21, 2022 — Mar 27, 2022

May 16, 2022 — Jun 19, 2022

Location

Distance Education - Online

Registration Information

For credit cost: $1410