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Documentation of fish health and welfare in a pilot project for developing production of postsmolt in closed cages (PILOT 2012)

Oppdragsfinansiert

Project leader:
Arve Nilsen

Summary:
The project will monitor a selection of welfare parameters for atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) during the pilot research period from april to october 2012. The documentation will be used to evaluate the fish welfare in the pilot period and to identify necessary improvements of technology or management in the forthcoming projects. The project will also contribute to development and testing of welfare parameters suitable for large scale aquaculture units.

Partners:

  • Aquaculture Innovation
  • Universitetet i Nordland

Duration: 01.04.2012 - 01.11.2012

Researchers

Nilsen Arve

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