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Effluent Guidelines: Aquatic Animal Production Industry Guidance

Guidance for Aquatic Animal Production Facilities to Assist in Reducing the Discharge of Pollutants

EPA-821-B-05-001

References

  1. IDEQ. n.d. Idaho Waste Management Guidelines for Aquaculture Operations (PDF) (587 Kb, 87 pages) exit EPA. Idaho Department of Environmental Quality. <http://www.deq.state.id.us/water/prog_issues/waste_water/pollutant_trading/aquaculture_guidelines.pdf>. Accessed December 2004.
  2. Tucker, C., S. Belle, C. Boyd, G. Fornshell, J. Hargreaves, S. LaPatra, S. Summerfelt, and P. Zajicek. 2003. Best Management Practices for Flow-Through, Net-Pen, Recirculating, and Pond Aquaculture Systems.

Additional Resources

  1. Lawson, T.B. 1995. Fundamentals of Aquacultural Engineering. pp. 48-57. Chapman & Hall, NY.
  2. Metcalf and Eddy, Inc. 1991. Wastewater Engineering: Treatment and Disposal, 3d ed., revised by G. Tchobanoglous and F. Burton. McGraw Hill, Inc., NY.
  3. Soderberg, R.W. 1995. Flowing Water Fish Culture. Lewis Publishers, Boca Raton, FL.
  4. Tomasso, J., ed. 2002. Aquaculture and the Environment in the United States. U.S. Aquaculture Society, A Chapter of the World Aquaculture Society, Baton Rouge, LA.
  5. USEPA. 1996. NPDES Permit Writers' Manual. EPA-833-B-96-003. U.S Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Water, Washington, DC. http://cfpub.epa.gov/npdes/pkeyword.cfm?keywords=permit+writers&program_id=0. Accessed December 2004.
  6. USEPA. 2004. Economic and Environmental Benefit Analysis of the Final Effluent Limitations Guidelines and Standards for the Concentrated Aquatic Animal Production Point Source Category. EPA 821-R-04-013, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Water, Washington, DC.
  7. USEPA. 2004. Technical Development Document for the Final Effluent Limitations Guidelines and New Source Performance Standards for the Concentrated Aquatic Animal Production Point Source Category (Revised August 2004). EPA 821-R-04-012, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Water, Washington, DC. http://www.epa.gov/waterscience/guide/aquaculture/. Accessed December 2004.
  8. USEPA. 2004. Website for the Aquatic Animal Production Industry Effluent Guidelines. http://www.epa.gov/waterscience/guide/aquaculture/. Accessed December 2004.
  9. Wedemeyer, G.A. ed. 2001. Fish Hatchery Management, 2d ed., American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, MD.
  10. Wheaton, F.W. 1977. Aquacultural Engineering. pp. 643-679. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., NY.


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