NACA Newsletter Volume XXI, No. 4, October-December 2006

  • International shrimp farming principles welcomed by countries.
  • Discussions on the establishment of a "Mahseer R&D Centre".
  • Microsatellite DNA markers for mahseer are now available.
  • First study on genetic variation of the critically endangered Mekong giant catfish.
  • IMNV found in Asia-Pacific.
  • Thailand and US to jointly install tsunami wave sensors.
  • Co-management in aquaculture explored at APFIC Forum.
  • Virus may control Australia's feral carp problem.
  • A milestone in India's sustainable shrimp farming efforts.
  • Fish introduction in India: Status, challenges and potentials.
  • 8th Asian Fisheries Forum.
  • STREAM Update.
  • Website management training to support Thai Post-tsunami Rehabilitation website.


Publisher: Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific

Rights: Creative Commons Attribution.


NACA Newsletter

The NACA Newsletter covers research and development news from collaborating research centres and member governments. It published both as a stand-alone publication and as a section in Aquaculture Asia Magazine.