Phytoplankton and its impact on water quality

Claude E. Boyd, Ph.D.

Professor Boyd: Algae has an important relationship with aquaculture ponds Aquaculture ponds typically have a high abundance of phytoplankton due to high nutrient concentrations from aquafeeds and/or fertilizers. Photo by Darryl Jory. The abundance of phytoplankton usually is high in aquaculture ponds because of high concentrations of nutrients from fertilizer or feed inputs. Phytoplankton absorb…

Global Aquaculture Advocate articles are free to read.
Please log in or create your own free profile.

  • Claude E. Boyd, Ph.D.

    Claude E. Boyd, Ph.D.

    School of Fisheries, Aquaculture and Aquatic Sciences
    Auburn University, AL 36830 USA

    [117,100,101,46,110,114,117,98,117,97,64,49,101,99,100,121,111,98]