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Design and operation of a low-cost and compact autonomous buoy system for use in coastal aquaculture and water quality monitoring.

Aquac Eng 2018 Jan;80:28-36

Centre for Geography, Environment and Society, University of Exeter, Penryn Campus, Penryn TR10 9FE, United Kingdom.

The need to ensure future food security and issues of varying estuarine water quality is driving the expansion of aquaculture into near-shore coastal waters. It is prudent to fully evaluate new or proposed aquaculture sites, prior to any substantial financial investment in infrastructure and staffing. Measurements of water temperature, salinity and dissolved oxygen can be used to gain insight into the physical, chemical and biological water quality conditions within a farm site, towards identifying its suitability for farming, both for the stock species of interest and for assessing the potential risk from harmful or toxic algae. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aquaeng.2017.12.002DOI Listing
January 2018
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