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Peer Review Status: Refereed
Title: Certify sustainable aquaculture?
Authors: Bush, Simon R
Belton, Ben
Hall, Derek
Vandergeest, Peter
Murray, Francis
Ponte, Stefano
Oosterveer, Peter
Islam, Mohammad S
Mol, Arthur P J
Hatanaka, Maki
Kruijssen, Froukje
Ha, Tran Thi Thu
Little, David Colin
Kusumawati, Rini
Contact Email: f.j.murray@stir.ac.uk
Issue Date: Sep-2013
Publisher: American Association for the Advancement of Science
Citation: Bush SR, Belton B, Hall D, Vandergeest P, Murray F, Ponte S, Oosterveer P, Islam MS, Mol APJ, Hatanaka M, Kruijssen F, Ha TTT, Little DC & Kusumawati R (2013) Certify sustainable aquaculture?, Science, 341 (6150), pp. 1067-1068.
Abstract: Aquaculture, the farming of aquatic organisms, provides close to 50% of the world's supply of seafood, with a value of U.S. $125 billion. It makes up 13% of the world's animal-source protein (excluding eggs and dairy) and employs an estimated 24 million people (1). With capture (i.e., wild) fisheries production stagnating, aquaculture may help close the forecast global deficit in fish protein by 2020 (2). This so-called "blue revolution" requires addressing a range of environmental and social problems, including water pollution, degradation of ecosystems, and violation of labor standards.
Type: Journal Article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1893/21142
DOI Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.1237314
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Affiliation: Wageningen University
Worldfish Center
Wilfrid Laurier University
York University (Canada)
Aquaculture
Copenhagen Business School
Wageningen University
Nanyang Technological University
Wageningen University
Sam Houston State University, TX
Worldfish Center
Vietnam Forestry University
Aquaculture
Wageningen University

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