ERIC Number: ED242565
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Freshwater Fish Pond Culture and Management. Appropriate Technologies for Development. Manual M-1B.
Chakroff, Marilyn; Druben, Laurel, Ed.
This "how to" manual, designed as a working and teaching tool for extension agents as they establish and/or maintain local fish pond operations, presents information to facilitate technology transfer and to provide a clear guide for warm water fish pond construction and management. Major topic areas considered include: (1) selecting the site and type of fish farm; (2) selecting the appropriate fish; (3) constructing, preparing, managing, and harvesting the pond; (4) preserving fish; (5) problems of fish in ponds; and (6) methods of fish culture in places where ponds are not possible. A list of resources on various aspects of fish pond operation is included in an appendix. (JN)
Descriptors: Agricultural Production, Design Requirements, Developing Nations, Fisheries, Fishes, Ichthyology, Postsecondary Education, Technology Transfer
Peace Corps, Information Collection & Exchange, Office of Programming and Training Coordination, 806 Connecticut Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20526.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Peace Corps, Washington, DC. Information Collection and Exchange Div.