Essays about: "Aquaculture"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 64 essays containing the word Aquaculture.

  1. 1. Epidemiological aspects of infectious salmon anemia

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health

    Author : Karl Mård; [2019]
    Keywords : Infektiös laxanemi; ILA; epidemiologi;

    Abstract : Infectious salmon anemia is an orthomyxyviral disease posing a serious challenge to the aquaculture of atlantic salmon (Salmo salar). The virus causes severe disease resulting in high moratlity and significant costs to the industry. READ MORE

  2. 2. Filamentous fungus Paecilomyces variotii in feed for Rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) : assessment of apparent digestibility and early signs of inflammation

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

    Author : Amanda Dahlberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Rainbow trout; single cell protein; Paecilomyces variotii; apparent digest-ibility coefficient; inflammation;

    Abstract : Aquaculture production has been increasing rapidly over the last few decades and therefore the amount of feed needed for the increasing production is also on the rise. Salmonids and other farmed carnivorous fish require high amount of protein in their diets, which is currently supplied mostly by fish meal or soy bean. READ MORE

  3. 3. The industries’ effect on the indigenous people in Chile : A discourse analysis of the Corporate Social Responsibility policies in the aquaculture and forestry sectors in Chile

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Madicken Hagström; [2018]
    Keywords : Discourse analysis; Corporate Social Responsibility; Indigenous people; Chile; Aquaculture; Forestry; Corporations; Minority Rights; Human Rights; Power.;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to investigate how the rights of the indigenous people are being affected because of the forest and salmon industries surrounding them. The question of the thesis is “How do the companies (multinational and national) in Chile discursively construct themselves as responsible actors in the local communities through their CSR profiles on their webpages?” Through the CDA approach of Fairclough’s three-stage model, I want to analyse the language and how the companies promote themselves as sustainable through their CSR profiles. READ MORE

  4. 4. Exploring business model innovation for circular bio-economy : a case study on aqua-agro interactions in food production on Åland

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Ludvig Bennetoft; Natalie Tysk; [2018]
    Keywords : circular bio-economy; integrated aquaculture and agricultural production systems; sustainable business model innovation;

    Abstract : Because of the growing population in the world, leading to increased resource demand and at the same time the need for conserving the environment, there is a growing interest in transitioning from present economic systems to a more sustainable future. Out of this context, the concept circular bio-economy (CBE) is highlighted by policy makers and governments, and adopted by businesses, because it is as a way of decreasing human-induced environmental impacts, generate new market opportunities and use resources more efficiently. READ MORE

  5. 5. Accumulation by Conservation : Conflicts between aquaculture, protected mangroves and small-scale fisheries in Marismas Nacionales, Mexico

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Enrique Szendro; [2018]
    Keywords : sustainable development; conservation management; small-scale fisheries; mangroves; political ecology; Ramsar protected areas;

    Abstract : Brackish water ecosystems such as mangroves are among the most biodiverse in the world. The mangroves located in the Gulf of California, Mexico are not an exception. READ MORE