Project Details

Improving Sturgeon Hatchery Efficiency in Hawaii, Year 02

July 1, 2002

LocationFundingInstitutionPrincipal Investigator(s)
Hawaii $11,335 University of Hawaii R. Howerton
  1. Develop larval rearing techniques for one and possibly two species of sturgeon, A. gueldenstaedti and Huso huso.
  2. Determine optimal feeding protocols for sturgeon larvae and fry and improve survival rates during transition from live feeds to artificially prepared diets.
  3. Determine optimal temperature requirements for sturgeon larvae and fry culture.


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