Symposium on Welfare Indicators for Novel Species in Aquaculture

Welfare Indicators for Novel Species in Aquaculture

 

The Swansea University, Centre for Sustainable Aquatic Research in collaboration with SMARTAQUA welcomes the Welfare Indicators for Novel Species in Aquaculture on the 14th of May, 2019.

Drawing on contributions from researchers, industry and regulators, this symposium will explore the commonalities and differences in the welfare requirements of different farmed species, and will ask whether some basic welfare metrics exist. It will be followed by a workshop on the welfare requirements of lumpfish, one of the fastest growing farmed fish in Europe.

Confirmed speakers:

Professor Michalis Pavlidis (University of Crete, Greece)

Dr Sonia Rey-Planellas (Stirling University, UK)

Maria Filipa Castanheira (University of Algarve, Portugal)

 

Places are limited-Free early booking is advisable – book online here

 

 

 

 

 

SMARTAQUA: aquaculture beyond food is supported by the Welsh Government and the European Regional Development Fund.

Registered Address

Swansea University
Singleton Park,
Sketty,
Swansea
SA2 8PP