Diatoms Help Prevent Harmful Algal Blooms in Fish Ponds

Diatoms Help Prevent Harmful Algal Blooms in Fish Ponds

GLOBAL – With the growth of Harmful Algae Blooms causing huge economic looses to fish farmers and fishermen, Diatoms are a natural answer to preventing the growth of toxic algae in lakes, fish grow-out ponds and hatcheries, writes Lucy Towers, TheFishSite Editor.

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Bioremediation – An Advanced Strategy To Restore The Health Of Aquaculture Pond Ecosystems

Bioremediation – An Advanced Strategy To Restore The Health Of Aquaculture Pond Ecosystems

To maintain healthy ecosystem in aquaculture ponds and hatchery tanks bioremediation is the best biotechnology process, says Dr A. Venkateswara Rao, technical manager for Neospark Drugs and Chemicals. Pathogens as well as immunity suppressive agents can be eliminated or minimised through bio-control process and hence can achieve good yield by maximising both survival and growth rates.