Project Details

Disease Management in Hawaiian Aquaculture, Year 06

July 1, 1997

LocationFundingInstitutionPrincipal Investigator(s)
Hawaii $74,962 Hawaii Aquaculture Development Program and University of Hawaii at Manoa J. Brock and B. LeaMaster
  1. To provide diagnostic support to the ornamental fish project, commercial hatcheries and farms.
  2. To test tilapia from different locations for resistance to infection and disease from the rickettsia-like organism (RLO).
  3. To determine the efficacy of hydrogen peroxide as a treatment for the control of columnaris disease.
  4. To assist the high health shrimp producers in Hawaii acquire additional family lines of high health shrimp.