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    • Rapid adaptation to a new environment: is it reversible? 

      Araki, Hitoshi (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Accumulating evidence suggests rapid adaptation of fish populations when they are exposed to artificial hatchery environments. However, little is known if rapidly-adapted populations can readapt to their original, natural ...
    • Assessment of humphead wrasse (Cheilinus undulatus), spawning aggregations and declaration of marine protected area as strategy for enhancement of wild stocks 

      Romero, Filemon G.; Injaki, Akkil S. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Humphead wrasse, known as the Napoleon fish (Cheilinus undulatus), is the largest living member of the family Labridae. It is slow growing but can grow to a maximum size exceeding 2 m and 190 kg. This species was the first ...
    • Development of a simple, rapid, cost-effective diagnostic kit for WSSV 

      Arabit, Pocholo Mari T.; Nicolasora, Amalea Dulcene D.; Go, Patrick Ellis Z.; Caipang, Christopher Marlowe A.; Maningas, Mary Beth B. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Shrimp aquaculture is one of the most important sources of income and livelihood in the Philippines. For the past two decades, the white spot syndrome virus (WSSV) has adversely affected the production of the Philippine ...
    • Larval rearing of silver therapon (Leiopotherapon plumbeus) in outdoor tanks 

      Aya, Frolan ORCID; Nillasca, Vicar Stella N.; Corpuz, Mark Nell C.; Garcia, LM ORCID (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Silver therapon (Leiopotherapon plumbeus, Kner 1864), locally known as ayungin, is an important freshwater food fish species found in Laguna de Bay, the largest lake in the Philippines. Its market price is twice that of ...
    • The importance of mangroves to capture and culture fisheries 

      Primavera, Jurgenne ORCID (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
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    • Stock enhancement? Why bother 

      Ingles, Jose (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      There are two approaches to resource enhancement of depleted wild fish stocks: through stock enhancement where aquaculture science plays a central role, or through improved management of fish stocks. This paper presents ...
    • Is small-hold tropical aquaculture in a genetic plunge towards extinction? 

      Doyle, Roger W. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Tropical shrimp aquaculture is in a disease-induced crisis of lost production. The response to this crisis currently focuses on microbiology and pathology, quarantine, and transboundary transfer of shrimp. The crisis also ...
    • Social preparations towards community-based approach to stock enhancement in Sagay Marine Reserve, Philippines 

      Salayo, Nerissa D.; Castel, Raisa Joy G.; Tormon, Dianne Hope M.; Barrido, Rafael T.; Nievales, Marie Frances J.; Azuma, Teruo (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Stock enhancement involves a set of management approaches which include the release of hatchery-produced aquatic organisms to enhance or restore fisheries. Stock enhancement of various species has a long history in developed ...
    • SEAFDEC/AQD stock enhancement initiatives: release strategies 

      Lebata-Ramos, Ma. Junemie Hazel ORCID; Doyola-Solis, Ellen Flor; Sibonga, Rema ORCID; Sumbing, Joemel; Abroguena, Jeff Bogart; Santillan, August; Dimzon, Mark (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      The Aquaculture Department of the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC/AQD) started its Stock Enhancement Program more than a decade ago with the first stock enhancement initiative on the mud crab Scylla ...
    • Responsible shrimp culture through ecological approach 

      Tendencia, Eleonor ORCID (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Aquaculture is the fastest food-producing sector. It is the farming of aquatic organisms, like crustaceans, fish, molluscs and plants. Culture of aquatic organisms, particularly shrimps, is usually done in earthen ponds ...
    • Sustainable aquaculture and resources enhancement in Indonesia 

      Soetardjo, Setiawan; Adhitya, Irham (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      With a human population of 230 million and a huge potential for marine and fisheries resources development, Indonesia promotes aquaculture as a major sector to accelerate economic growth for rural communities. There are ...
    • Estimation of energy budget of sea cucumber, Holothuria scabra, in integrated multi-trophic aquaculture 

      Watanabe, Satoshi; Kodama, Masashi; Orozco, Zenith Gaye A.; Sumbing, Joemel G.; Novilla, Schedar Rose M.; Lebata-Ramos, Ma. Junemie Hazel ORCID (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Continuous intensification of aquaculture production has brought about environmental issues associated with eutrophication worldwide. Environmental deterioration such as hypoxia and sulfide production due to water and ...
    • Induced breeding of giant trevally, maliputo (Caranx ignobilis) 

      Mutia, Ma. Theresa M.; Muyot, Frederick B.; Magistrado, Myleen L. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      The giant trevally, maliputo (Caranx ignobilis), a highly prized and most popular indigenous migratory fish in Taal Lake, Batangas, Philippines, was induced to spawn using various hormones (to assess hormone efficacy on ...
    • Seed production of the blue swimming crab (Portunus pelagicus) 

      Cabacaba, Nonita S.; Salamida, Jimmy E. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      The blue swimming crab, Portunus pelagicus, is becoming a commercially important species in the Philippines. The expanding export market for crabs has led to intensified collection and has threatened the wild stocks. This ...
    • Post-larval rearing strategies in sandish (Holothuria scabra) culture 

      Nievales, Marie Frances; Sibonga, Rema ORCID; Figurado, Harold (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Various post-larval rearing methods were compared to determine which scheme would give the most yield of newly settled (visible) juvenile stage (> 1mm body length). Five types of postlarval rearing methods were tested: T1- ...
    • Hatchery management techniques for tiger-tail seahorse (Hippocampus comes) 

      Ursua, Shelah Mae B.; Azuma, Teruo (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Seahorse culture has been practiced throughout the world to meet the demand for global trade and reduce the pressure on wild stocks through overexploitation. Development of culture techniques for seed production of seahorses ...
    • Country status on sustainable aquaculture in Lao PDR 

      Khonglaliane, Thongkhoun (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Capture fisheries and aquaculture in Lao PDR are based on water resource ecosystems which consist mainly of rivers and streams, hydropower and irrigation reservoirs, diversion weirs, small water bodies, flood plains and ...
    • The Philippine National Aquasilviculture Program 

      Dieta, Romeo E.; Dieta, Florida C. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      The Philippine National Aquasilviculture Program (PNAP) is a banner program of the Department of Agriculture (DA) being implemented by the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR). To implement the PNAP, a Memorandum ...
    • Good aquaculture practices (VietGAP) and sustainable aquaculture development in Viet Nam 

      Nguyen, Thi Bang Tam (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      The shrimp (black tiger and white leg shrimp) and catfish industries in Viet Nam continue to experience increasing growth due to rapid aquaculture development. However, disease outbreaks become a major issue. Moreover, ...
    • Marker-aided genetic stock management: prospects in Philippine aquatic biodiversity conservation and aquaculture 

      Romana-Eguia, Maria Rowena R. ORCID; Ikeda, Minoru; Kijima, Akihiro (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      With the advent of DNA marker-based technologies and applications, genetic stock assessment incorporating molecular marker information has become an important tool in managing resources both for aquaculture and stock ...