Aquaculture development. 9. Development of aquatic genetic resources: a framework of essential criteria.

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04 Sep 2019
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This paper describes the framework of the requirements for the sustainable use, management and conservation of aquatic genetic resources of relevance for aquaculture. The specific topics include information and databases; governance, policy and planning; infrastructure and equipment; capacity building and training and enabling the private sector. Case studies on fish breeding, the impact of exotic species and others are also included.

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