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The Business of Aquaculture in the Mediterranean

  • Robert B. Abel


Aquaculture is a business. It is not any longer purely a technology. Ignorance of this transition has been a principal impedance to expansion and development of the industry for the last two decades (1).


United Nations Environmental Program Aquaculture Research Water Aquaculture Jersey Department Brackish Water Fish 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert B. Abel
    • 1
  1. 1.Stevens Institute of TechnologyCastle Point on HudsonHobokenUSA

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