Solar energy system design for a lobster aquaculture facility

by Sanders Associates. Defensive Systems Division

Publisher: Dept. of Energy, Publisher: for sale by the National Technical Information Service in [Washington], Springfield, Va

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  • Lobster fisheries,
  • Solar energy

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SeriesCOO ; 4274-1
ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of Energy
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Aquaculture systems are classified accor ding to the following criteria: a) Types of rear ing facilities (ponds, cages, raceways, pens, enclos ure, tank.) b) Water exchange (open or closed).

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There are two general types of water recirculation systems: the simple recirculation system and the complex recirculation system.

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In a breakthro. •Integrated fish farming is a system of producing fish in combination with other agricultural/livestock farming operations centered around the fish pond •Integrated aquaculture entails increasing the productivity of water, land and associated resources while contributing to increased food fish production.

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