Aquaculture Interactive CD-ROM - $49.95
Aquaculture Interactive is the ultimate desktop resource for anyone interested in learning about the emerging significance of sustainable, environmentally responsible aquaculture for our future. The CD-ROM contains seven comprehensive units:
History of Aquaculture
- Water Quality
- Culture Systems
- Aeration, Filtration, and Disinfection
- Aquatic Health
- Environmental Issues
The program presents over 1,100 screens of interactive content, including full-motion video, audio, animations, illustrations, and industry photographs from around the world. It features a variety of innovative navigational features and helpful resources, including an exhaustive interactive glossary.
For purchase information and Academic Pricing contact Dr. Jim Masterson.
The Conch's Life Story (DVD) – Free while supplies last.
The Harbor Branch ACTED Program has just updated a DVD entitled "The Conch's Life Story." This five minute video highlights reproductive biology, larval development, and juvenile stage development of cultured queen conch, and features superb videomicroscopy shot by award-winning HBOI videographer Brian Cousin. Production of the video was made possible by the support of HBOI, the Keys Marine Conservancy, the Disney Wildlife Conservation Fund, and the Sheila Johnson Brutsch Charitable Trust. Please contact Amber Garr for orders.
Hurricane Preparedness for Florida Aquaculture Producers – Free while supplies last
Harbor Branch and the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Division of Aquaculture have developed a DVD to teach farmers how to protect their crops and facilities from storm damage. This is an instructional video that addresses site selection, facility design, facility preparation in anticipation of a storm, and response procedures after a storm has passed. A special emphasis is placed on personal safety and well-being. The DVD addresses a variety of production formats including offshore and onshore clam farming; pond production of fish, shrimp and ornamentals; greenhouse and indoor production including recirculating systems; and production techniques used by academic institutions and the research community. Please contact Helen Lopez for orders.