Essays about: "Aquaculture"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 35 essays containing the word Aquaculture.

  1. 11. Mapping Landcover/Landuse and Coastline Change in the Eastern Mekong Delta (Viet Nam) from 1989 to 2002 using Remote Sensing

    University essay from KTH/Samhällsplanering och miljö

    Author : ARFAN SOHAIL; [2012]
    Keywords : REMOTE SENSING; GIS; LANDCOVER LANDUSE CHANGE; ACCURACY ASSESSMENT; CHANGE DETECTION; COASTLINE CHANGE; HISTOGRAM; IMAGE THRESHOLD; BAND RATIO; MEKONG RIVER DELTA; VIETNAM; MAPPING; IMAGE DIFFERENCING; CLASSIFICATION; MAXIMUM LIKELIHOOD; POST CLASSIFICATION COMPARISON; SEA LEVEL RISE; OVERALL ACCURACY; LANDSAT TM; ETM ; PRE-PROCESSING; RADIOMETRIC NORMALIZATION; NDVI; NDSI; NDWI; IMAGE MASK;

    Abstract : There has been rapid change in the landcover/landuse in the Mekong delta, Viet Nam. The landcover/landuse has changed very fast due to intense population pressure, agriculture/aquaculture farming and timber collection in the coastal areas of the delta. READ MORE

  2. 12. The Farm : A new urban condition

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Jesper Arvidsson; [2012]
    Keywords : Urban Farming; Vertical Farm; Norra Djurgårdsstaden; Farm; Housing; Apartments; Integration of Farming and Living; Stockholm Royal Seaport; Coverd Market; Basar; Aquaculture; Fish Farming; Cyclical Integration; Sustainability; Ecological;

    Abstract : The Farm is a speculative proposal for a self sustainable city block where as much food is produces as is consumed by it’s inhabitants. It is utilising the potential that arise when the greenery of farming is brought in to the cities in creating a new hybrid that blends with the city fabric with the aim of contributing to the areas multiplicity and vibrant life. READ MORE

  3. 13. Does Market Failure Exist in the Swedish Oyster Industry? A Cost-Benefit Analysis

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Livia Moore; Clara Nordlander; [2012]
    Keywords : Aquaculture; Cost-benefit analysis; Environmental economics; Market failure; Oysters;

    Abstract : This paper studies the socio-economic and private economic costs and benefits from farming Ostrea edulis in Sweden and aims at providing a foundation for policy-makers making decisions regarding the development of aquaculture in Sweden. Using Ostrea AB, Sweden's only oyster company close to industrialisation, as a model, a cost-benefit analysis is conducted, in order to examine whether market failure exists within the Swedish oyster industry due to socio-economic net benefits resulting from the production process being greater than private economic net benefits. READ MORE

  4. 14. Nursing technique and growth environment of Rabbit fish (Siganus guttatus) in the area of Tam Giang lagoon, Thua Thien Hue

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Nutrition and Management

    Author : Cecilia Stattin; [2012]
    Keywords : Siganus guttatus; Tam Giang lagoon; water environment; nursing systems; economic efficiency;

    Abstract : SummaryIn the area to the east of Hue city, in Vietnam, lays Tam Giang lagoon, one of Asia's largest lagoons, with an area of 22,000 hectares. This lagoon is suitable for aquaculture. One reason for this is because the salinity differs from sweet to salty in different parts of the lagoon. READ MORE

  5. 15. TRANSITIONS AND RESILIENCE IN THE FROZEN COMMONS : LINKING AQUACULTURE, KRILL FISHERY, GOVERNANCE AND ECOSYSTEM CHANGE IN THE SCOTIA SEA, SOUTHERN OCEAN

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Stockholm Resilience Centre

    Author : Daniel Meyer; [2011]
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    Abstract : The Antarctic krill (Euphausia superba) is a forage fish species that is increasing inimportance for Southern Ocean fisheries and world aquaculture production. However, thisspecies also has a fundamental role in the Scotia Sea food-web and is the main conservationtarget for the region’s natural resource management organization - the Commission for theConservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR). READ MORE