Aquaculture Bibliography


Adams, M. B., Crosbie, P. B. B. and Nowak, B. F. (2012) ‘Preliminary success using hydrogen peroxide to treat Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar L., affected with experimentally induced amoebic gill disease (AGD)’, Journal of Fish Diseases, 35, 839–848.

Bax, N., Williamson, A., Aguero, M., Gonzalez, E. and Geeves, W. (2003) ‘Marine invasive alien species: A threat to global biodiversity‘, Marine Policy, 27(4), 313–323.

Chislock, M. F., Doster, E., Zitomer, R. A. and Wilson, A. E. (2013) ‘Eutrophication: Causes, Consequences, and Controls in Aquatic Ecosystems’Nature Education Knowledge, 4(4), 10.

Clarke, M., Farrell, E. D., Roche, W., Murray, T. E., Foster, S. and Marnell, F. (2016) ‘Ireland Red List No. 11: Cartilaginous fish [sharks, skates, rays and chimaeras]’. National Parks and Wildlife Service, Department of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs. Dublin, Ireland.

EFSA (2009) ‘Scientific Opinion of the Panel on Contaminants in the Food Chain on a request from the European Commission on Marine Biotoxins in Shellfish – Summary on regulated marine biotoxins’, The EFSA Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 1306, 1-23.

Einum, S. and Fleming, S. (1997) ‘Genetic divergence and interactions in the wild among native, farmed and hybrid Atlantic salmon‘, Journal of Fish Biology, 50(3), 634-651.

FAO (2002) ‘The state of world fisheries and aquaculture‘, FAO, Sofia.

Guiry, M (2010) ‘History of Seaweed in Ireland’ in Critchley, A.T. and Ohno, D.B. eds ‘World Seaweed Resources’, UNESCO.  Largo.

Indergaard, M. and Minsaas, J. (1991)  ‘Animal and Human Nutrition’ in Guiry, M.D. and Blunden, G. (1991) ‘Seaweed Resources in Europe : Uses and Potential‘, John Wiley & Sons.

Jackson, D., Drumm, A., McEvoy, S., Jensen, O., Mendiola, D., Gabina, G. and Black, K. D. (2015) ‘A pan-European valuation of the extent, causes and cost of escape events from sea cage fish farming’, Aquaculture, 436, 21–26.

Jessopp, M., Mulholland, O., McAllen, R., Johnson, M. P., Crowe, T. P. and Allcock, A. L. (2007) ‘Coastline configuration as a determinant of structure in larval assemblages’, Marine Ecology Progress Series, 352, 67–75.

McGinnity, P., Prodöhl, P., Ferguson, A., Hynes, R., Maoiléidigh, N. O., Baker, N., Cross, T. (2003) ‘Fitness reduction and potential extinction of wild populations of Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar, as a result of interactions with escaped farm salmon’, Proceedings. Biological Sciences/The Royal Society, 270(1532), 2443– 50.

Molnar, J. L., Gamboa, R. L. Revenga, C. and Spalding, M. D. (2008) ‘Assessing the global threat of invasive species to marine biodiversity’Frontiers in Ecology and Environment, 6(9), 485–492

Morrissey, K., O’Donoghue, C. and Hynes, S. (2011) ‘Quantifying the value of multisectoral marine commercial activity in Ireland’ Marine Policy, 35(5), 721–727.

O’Murchu, T. (2003) ‘Beara woman talking : the lore of Peig Minahane, folklore from the Beara Peninsula, Co. Cork /Collected by Liam Ó Murchú ; edited, arranged and translated by Martin Verling. Mercier Press, Cork.

Palmer, R., Carson, J., Ruttledge, M., Drinan, E. and Wagner, T. (1997) ‘Gill disease associated with Paramoeba, in sea reared Atlantic salmon in Ireland’, Bulletin of the European Association of Fish Pathologists, 17, 112–114.

Read, P. and Fernandes, T. (2003) ‘Management of environmental impacts of marine aquaculture in Europe’, Aquaculture, 226(1-4), 139–163.

Ruane, N. M. and Jones, S. R. M. (2013) ‘Amoebic Gill Disease (AGD) of farmed Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.)’, ICES Identification Leaflets for Diseases and Parasites of Fish and Shellfish, (Leaflet No.60), 6.

Sea Change (2006) ‘A Marine Knowledge, Research and Innovation Strategy for Ireland, 2007-2013’, Marine Institute, 172.

Shephard S., MacIntyre, C. and Gargan, P. (2016) ‘Aquaculture and environmental drivers of salmon lice infestation and body condition in sea trout’Aquaculture Environment Interactions, 8, 597–610.

Theodorou, J. A. (2002) ‘Current and future technological trends of European seabass– seabream culture’, Reviews in Fisheries Science, 10, 529–543.

Tidd, A. N., Vermard, Y., Marchal, P., Pinnegar, J., Blanchard, J. L. and  Milner-Gulland, E. J. (2015) ‘Fishing for Space: Fine-Scale Multi-Sector Maritime Activities Influence Fisher Location Choice’ PLoS ONE 10(1)

Thorstad, E. B., Fleming, I. A., McGinnity, P., Soto, D., Wennevik, V. and Whoriskey, F. (2008) ‘Incidence and impacts of escaped farmed Atlantic salmon Salmo salar in nature’ NINA Special Report 36.

Verling, M. (1986) ‘Leabhar Phadraig Ui Mhurchu: Scealta agus Seanchas o Iarthuaisceart Bhearra.  Roinn Stair na hEireann (Bealoideas)’, UCC (Unpublished MA Thesis).

Verling, M. (1990) ‘Beara Woman Talking: Folklore from Beara Peninsula‘, Mercier Press. Cork.

Walsh, M., & Watson, L. (2011) ‘A market analysis towards the further development of seaweed aquaculture in Ireland’, Irish Sea Fisheries Board, Dublin, Part 1, 1– 48.

Watkins, S. M. (2008) ‘Neurotoxic Shellfish Poisoning’, Marine Drugs, 6(3), 430–455.

Additional Resources

Aquaculture Licence Appeal Board 


Bord Iascaigh Mhara Aquaculture Survey 2014 

Daithi O Murchu Marine Research Station 

Ellen Hutchins Festival 

Irish Folklore Commission: Seaweed

Inland Fisheries Ireland 

Save Bantry Bay 

Salmon Watch Ireland 

The Seaweed Site


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