Shellfish and S Guide - Resources and Review

Collection of papers and speeches addressing issues relating to salmon recovery, fisheries management, state and tribal management, shellfish, private fish stocking, hatcheries, nuisance and endangered species, and education. Official publications such as the 1999 Pacific Salmon Treaty and the Salmon and Steelhead Stock Inventory (SASSI) are also provided.
Highlights animal species native to Alaska, giving details of different strains, life history, food habits, and populations. Hunting behaviours are also outlined where applicable. Information is divided into categories headed big game, marine mammals, small game, birds, furbearers, fish, shellfish, and amphibians and reptiles.
Conducts aquaculture and fisheries research with a view to disseminating results to relevant bodies such as state and federal agencies. Details projects into oyster farms, clam aquaculture, and genetic issues, and offers bibliographic records of recent publications.
Aims to assist and promote the development of the UK shellfish industry. Information is in the form of statistical data, which relates to shellfish landings and numbers farmed by species, as well as specific data on the farming of lobsters, mussels, oysters, and scallops. Conference papers and slides are available for download in MS Word 97 and MS PowerPoint 97 format.
Initiative which monitors water quality and pollution in areas where shellfish are harvested. Features an official fact sheet, growing area classification maps, a molluscan harvesting guide, information about Canada's Shellfish Sanitation Program which aims to eliminate the consumption of contaminated products, and an Atlantic classification inventory from 1992.
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