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AQT-205 Finfish Hatchery Production

4 credits


This course focuses on general salmonid hatchery production techniques and principles. Broodstock development, salmonid reproduction, egg incubation, alevin rearing, parr culture, smoltification, vaccination, and sea site transfer are examined in this context including the control of hatchery conditions to maintain optimal fish health at early life stages. Salmonid hatchery production system and management are highlighted.


Prerequisite(s):

  • Admission to Aquaculture Technician Diploma program.

For more information visit our timetable

AQT-205 Finfish Hatchery Production

4 credits


This course focuses on general salmonid hatchery production techniques and principles. Broodstock development, salmonid reproduction, egg incubation, alevin rearing, parr culture, smoltification, vaccination, and sea site transfer are examined in this context including the control of hatchery conditions to maintain optimal fish health at early life stages. Salmonid hatchery production system and management are highlighted.


Prerequisite(s):

  • Admission to Aquaculture Technician Diploma program.

For more information visit our timetable