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  • Beach forest species and mangrove associates in the Philippines 

    Primavera, Jurgenne ORCID; Sadaba, Resurreccion B. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2012)
    This new publication supported by UNESCO’s Man and Biosphere Programme introduces researchers and the general public to beach forest species and mangroves associates and describes their medicinal, traditional and commercial ...
  • Biology and hatchery of mangrove crabs Scylla spp. 

    Quinitio, Emilia T.; Parado-Estepa, Fe Dolores; dela Cruz-Huervana, Joana Joy (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2018)
    This manual includes the biology of crab (Scylla serrata, S. tranquebarica, and S. olivacea), and describes principles and procedures for spawning the mature crabs and rearing the zoea to ‘fly’ size crabs. It focuses on ...
    Series: Aquaculture extension manual; No. 34
  • Diseases of juvenile and adult mud crab Scylla spp. in the Philippines 

    Tendencia, Eleonor A.; Cabilitasan, Ma. Venuz C.; Tobias-Quinitio, Emilia (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2017)
    This manual aims to provide updated information on the diseases of mud crabs initially authored by Lavilla-Pitogo and dela Peña (2004). It includes the name of the disease, causative agent, stages affected, effects on mud ...
    Series: Aquaculture extension manual; No. 64
  • Life cycle of mud crab 

    Quinitio, Emilia T. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2011)
    Researched and conceptualized by Emilia T. Quinitio.
  • Seaweeds of Panay 

    Hurtado, Anicia Q.; Luhan, Maria Rovilla J.; Guanzon Jr., Nicholas G. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2006)
    This practical book on the seaweeds of Panay, Philippines, acquaints and provides information to members of the academe and research institutions, policy makers, fishermen and businessmen regarding the taxonomy, distribution, ...
  • Health management in aquaculture 

    Lio-Po, Gilda D.; Inui, Yasuo (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2010-07)
    A textbook on diseases of cultured warmwater fish and shrimps in the Philippines. Eleven chapters cover essential information on the basic principles of disease causation, major diseases of cultured fish and crustaceans, ...
  • Training handbook on rural aquaculture 

    Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, Aquaculture Department (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2009)
    This handbook covers four important factors in undertaking sustainable aquaculture livelihood namely: (1) aquatic resources and environment; (2) socioeconomic attributes of fishing communities; (3) appropriate and economically ...
  • The Malalison experience: empowering an island community in west central Philippines 

    Agbayani, Renato F.; Marte, Clarissa L.; Baticados, Didi B.; Amar, Edgar C.; Castaños, Milagros T. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2009)
    A 64-page booklet that describes SEAFDEC/AQD’s community fishery resources management project from 1991 to 1998 with a post project assessment in 2009.
  • Seed production of milkfish Chanos chanos Forsskal 

    Reyes, Ofelia; Eullaran, Bernadita; Ayson, Evelyn Grace (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2016)
    A 26-page manual describing the site selection, hatchery design, spawning, larval rearing, natural food production, and economic analysis for milkfish.
    Series: Aquaculture extension manual; No. 63
  • Development and management of milkfish broodstock 

    Reyes, Ofelia S.; de Jesus-Ayson, Evelyn Grace T.; Eullaran, Bernadita E.; Corre Jr., Valeriano L.; Ayson, Felix G. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
    The manual provides developed and refined techniques for collection and transport of spawned eggs and larvae, as well as larval rearing. It also describes the necessary facilities for maintaining milkfish broodstock. Guidelines ...
    Series: Aquaculture extension manual; No. 62
  • Soft-shell crab production using hatchery-reared mud crab 

    Tobias-Quinitio, Emilia J.; Libunao, Gardel Xyza S.; Parado-Estepa, Fe D.; Calpe, Adelaida T. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center; Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development (PCAARRD), 2015)
    "The production of soft-shell crabs is well established in other Asian countries but its sustainability is already being threatened due to the decreasing mud crab population in the wild where the seedstocks are sourced. ...
    Series: Aquaculture extension manual; No. 61
  • Field guide to mangrove identification and community structure analysis 

    Lebata-Ramos, Ma. Junemie Hazel ORCID (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2013)
    The mangrove field guide is a 32-page field guide with a one page introduction on mangroves, followed by a key to mangrove genera and species (with colored pictures of the whole plant and plant parts), then a definition ...
  • Health management of milkfish Chanos chanos 

    Cruz-Lacierda, Erlinda R.; Estante, Erish G.; de Jesus-Ayson, Evelyn Grace T.; Corre Jr., Valeriano L. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015-06)
    This monograph provides updated information on diseases of marine and brackishwater cultured milkfish in the Philippines. The information presented here is largely based on the results of a three-year research project on ...
  • Culture of rotifer (Brachionus rotundiformis) and brackishwater cladoceran (Diphanosoma celebensis) for aquaculture seed production 

    de la Peña, Milagros R. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
    A 32-page manual with topics on the biology and cultivation techniques of zooplankton.
    Series: Aquaculture extension manual; No. 60
  • Seed production of rabbitfish Siganus guttatus 

    Ayson, Felix G.; Reyes, Ofelia S.; de Jesus-Ayson, Evelyn Grace T. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2014)
    This manual is mainly intended to serve as a practical guide to fishfarmers and other stakeholders interested to venture in operating a rabbitfish hatchery. It details site selection, hatchery design & layout, and protocols ...
    Series: Aquaculture extension manual; No. 59
  • Milkfish Chanos chanos cage culture operations 

    Gaitan, Albert G.; Toledo, Joebert D.; Arnaiz, Margarita T.; Ayson, Evelyn Grace DJ.; Altamirano, Jon P. ORCID; Agbayani, Renato F.; Salayo, Nerissa D.; Marte, Clarissa L. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2014)
    A 42-pages extension manual describing the biology, fingerling production, site selection, cage design and construction, measurement & analysis of water & sediment quality parameters and economic analysis.
    Series: Aquaculture extension manual; No. 58
  • Intensive culture of milkfish Chanos chanos in polyculture with white shrimp Penaeus indicus or mud crab Scylla serrata in brackishwater earthen ponds 

    Jamerlan, Gerry S.; Coloso, Relicardo M.; Golez, Nelson V. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2014)
    A 30-page extension manual describing the biology, site selection, pond management and harvest & post-harvest of milkfish intensive polyculture in earthen pond.
    Series: Aquaculture extension manual; No. 57
  • Hatchery production of snubnose pompano Trachinotus blochii Lacepede 

    Reyes, Ofelia S.; de Jesus-Ayson, Evelyn Grace T.; Pedroso, Fiona L.; Cabanilla, Ma. Irene C. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2014)
    A 26-page extension manual describing the biology, broodstock acquisition & management, larval rearing, harvest & transport and prevention of diseases & parasites in hatchery production of pompano.
    Series: Aquaculture extension manual; No. 56
  • Culture of marine phytoplankton for aquaculture seed production 

    de la Peña, Milagros R.; Franco, Annie ORCID (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2013)
    The 32-page extension manual describes the biology, culture techniques and maintenance and mass propagation of 12 phytoplankton species used as live feed in marine hatcheries.
    Series: Aquaculture extension manual; No. 55
  • Cage nursery of high-value fishes in brackishwater ponds: seabass, grouper, snapper, pompano 

    Madrones-Ladja, Jocelyn; Opiña, Noel; Catacutan, Mae; Vallejo, Emmanuel; Cercado, Victorino (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2012)
    This extension manual describes nursery pond requirements, nursery rearing procedures, common diseases of young marine fish, and economic analysis of cage nursery as an enterprise separate from hatchery and grow-out culture.Series: Aquaculture extension manual; No. 54

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