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A comparison of resource use in shrimp farming, part 3: Energy

In part three of this series, the authors say lower energy use in shrimp farming requires producers to focus on water exchange and aeration. 

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Estimating global shrimp pond area
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Estimating global shrimp pond area

This article by Dr. Claude Boyd reports on global estimates for shrimp pond area in several countries. Because land use is an important indicator of the environment impact of an activity, better data on the shrimp pond area and the areas devoted to other types of aquaculture are needed.