Project Details

Transitioning Hawaii’s Freshwater Ornamental Industry, Year 01

July 1, 1998

LocationFundingInstitutionPrincipal Investigator(s)
Hawaii $100,000 University of Hawaii Sea Grant Extension Service C. Tamaru
  1. Conduct laboratory and field studies on sex determination in live bearers.
  2. Demonstrate live feeds productions systems to practicing freshwater ornamental farmers.
  3. Investigate the role of highly unsaturated fatty acids (HUFAs) in the culture of freshwater ornamentals.
  4. Provide technical assistance in the form of verbal consultations, written information, site visitations, conducting workshops and prioritizing of manuals and production handouts.


Final Report