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Research Project: OPTIMIZING CATFISH/WATER QUALITY INTERACTIONS TO INCREASE CATFISH PRODUCTION

Location: Warmwater Aquaculture Research Unit

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Effect of DO concentration size of stockers and density on growth and production of hybrid catfish - (Abstract Only)
Torrans, E.L., Ott, B.D. 2012. Effect of DO concentration, size of stockers, and density on growth and production of hybrid catfish. Catfish Farmers of America Research Symposium. P.16.
The see-saw a vertical-lift incubator designed for channel catfish egg masses - (Abstract Only)
Torrans, E.L., Ott, B.D., Jones, R., Jones, R. 2012. The see-saw a vertical-lift incubator designed for channel catfish egg masses. Catfish Farmers of America Research Symposium. P.16.
Blue catfish outproduce channel catfish under low D.O. conditions - (Trade Journal)
Torrans, E.L. 2012. Blue catfish outproduce channel catfish under low D.O. conditions. Global Aquaculture Advocate. 46-47.
Effect of do concentration on growth and production of hybrid catfish - (Abstract Only)
(10-Nov-11)
Impact of Dissolved Oxygen on Feed Conversion, Feed Consumption, and Growth of Blue Catfish Ictalurus furcatus, Channel Catfish I. punctatus, and Blue X Channel Catfish Hybrids - (Abstract Only)
Torrans, E.L., Ott, B.D. 2010. Impact of Dissolved Oxygen on Feed Conversion, Feed Consumption, and Growth of Blue Catfish Ictalurus furcatus, Channel Catfish I. punctatus, and Blue X Channel Catfish Hybrids (abstract). In: Proceedings, Aquaculture America Conference. March 1-5, 2010. p.486.
The “See-Saw”: A Vertical-Lift Incubator Designed for Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus Egg Masses - (Abstract Only)
Ott, B.D., Torrans, E.L. 2010. The “See-Saw”: A Vertical-Lift Incubator Designed for Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus Egg Masses (abstract). In: Proceedings, Aquaculture America Conference, March 1-5, 2010. p. 445
A Vertical-Lift Incubator (The "Seesaw") Designed for Channel Catfish Egg Masses - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Torrans, E.L., Ott, B.D., Jones, R., Jones, Jr., R., Baxter, J., Mccollum, B., Wargo, III, A., Donley, J. 2009. A Vertical-Lift Incubator (The "Seesaw") Designed for Channel Catfish Egg Masses. North American Journal of Aquaculture. 71(4):354-359.
Effects of Low Oxygen on Production of Blue Catfish Ictalurus furcatus and Channel Catfish I. punctatus - (Abstract Only)
Torrans, E.L., Ott, B.D. 2009. Effects of Low Oxygen on Production of Blue Catfish Ictalurus furcatus and Channel Catfish I. punctatus [Abstract]. In: Research and Review; A Compilation of Abstracts of Research on Channel Catfish. Catfish Farmers of America Catfish Research Symposium, March 5-7, 2009, Natchez, Mississippi. p. 22.
The "See-saw" - A High-intensity Catfish Egg Incubator Designed to Save Space and Conserve Water - (Abstract Only)
Torrans, E.L., Ott, B.D., Jones, R., Jones, B., Baxter, J., Mccollum, B., Wargo, Iii, A., Donley, J. 2009. The "See-saw" – A High-intensity Catfish Egg Incubator Designed to Save Space and Conserve Water [Abstract]. In: Research and Review; A Compilation of Abstracts of Research on Channel Catfish. Catfish Farmers of America Catfish Research Symposium, March 5-7, 2009, Natchez, Mississippi. p. 23.
Comparative Oxygen Tolerance of Blue Catfish Ictalurus furcatus and Channel Catfish I. punctatus - (Abstract Only)
Torrans, E.L., Ott, B.D. 2009. Comparative Oxygen Tolerance of Blue Catfish Ictalurus furcatus and Channel Catfish I. punctatus [Abstract]. In: Book of Abstracts. Aquaculture America, February 15-19, 2009, Seattle, Washington. p. 257.
Routine Metabolic Rate and Limiting Oxygen Concentration of Freshwater Prawn Macrobrachium rosenbergii Larvae - (Abstract Only)
Ott, B.D., Torrans, E.L. 2009. Routine Metabolic Rate and Limiting Oxygen Concentration of Freshwater Prawn Macrobrachium rosenbergii Larvae [Abstract]. In: Book of Abstracts. Aquaculture America, February 15-19, 2009, Seattle, Washington. p. 255.
Standardized Analytical Methods for Environmental Restoration Following Homeland Security Events - (Book / Chapter)
Zimba, P.V. 2008. Literature Reference for Anatoxin-a, Literature Reference for Cylindrospermopsin, Literature Reference for Microcystins, Literature Reference for Cylindrospermopsins, Literature Reference for Saxitoxin, and Selected Biotoxin Methods. In: Standardized Analytical Methods for Environmental Restoration Following Homeland Security Events. The Office of Research and Development, National Homeland Security Research Center. Computer Sciences Corporation, Alexandria, VA. Sections 8.2.14, p. 189; 8.2.17, p. 190-1; 8.2.21, p.195-6; 8.2.29, p. 197-8; 8.2.30, p. 198; and Appendix D, p. D2-3, respectively. (Book Chapters).
Detection of Cyanotoxins During Potable Water Treatment - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(21-Jul-08)
Ultrasound Tested in Channel Catfish Production Systems - (Trade Journal)
Zimba, P.V., Grimm, C.C. 2008. Ultrasound Tested in Channel Catfish Production Systems. Global Aquaculture Advocate.
Maximizing Channel Catfish Production - Active Management Raises Yields - (Trade Journal)
Torrans, E.L. 2008. Maximizing Channel Catfish Production - Active Management Raises Yields. Global Aquaculture Advocate. 11(4):45-47.
A Review of Cyanobacterial Odorous and Bioactive Metabolites: Impacts and Management Alternatives in Aquaculture - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Smith, J.L., Boyer, G.L., Zimba, P.V. 2008. A review of cyanobacterial odorous and bioactive metabolites: impacts and management alternatives in aquaculture. Aquaculture 280:5-20.
Production Responses of Channel Catfish to Minimum Daily Dissolved Oxygen Concentrations in Earthen Ponds - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Torrans, E.L. 2008. Production Responses of Channel Catfish to Minimum Daily Dissolved Oxygen Concentrations in Earthen Ponds. North American Journal of Aquaculture 50(4):371-381.
Effects of Nutrient Enrichment on Primary Production and Biomass of Sediment Microalgae in a Subtropical Seagrass Bed - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bucolo, A.P., Sullivan, M.J., Zimba, P.V. 2008. Effects of Nutrient Enrichment on Primary Production and Biomass of Sediment Microalgae in a Subtropical Seagrass Bed. Journal of Phycology 44:874-881.
Effect of Dissolved Oxygen Concentration on Development and Hatching of Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus Eggs - (Abstract Only)
Torrans, E.L., Bosworth, B.G., Ott, B.D. 2008. Effect of Dissolved Oxygen Concentration on Development and Hatching of Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus Eggs [Abstract]. In: Book of Abstracts. Aquaculture America, February 9-12, 2008, Lake Buena Vista, Florida. p. 274.
Routine Metabolic Rate of Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus Fry - (Abstract Only)
Ott, B.D., Torrans, E.L. 2008. Routine Metabolic Rate of Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus Fry [Abstract]. In: Book of Abstracts. Aquaculture America. February 9-12, 2008, Lake Buena Vista, Florida. p. 273.
Impact of Copper Sulfate on Plankton in Channel Catfish Nursery Ponds - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mischke, C.L., Wise, D.J., Zimba, P.V. 2009. Impact of Copper Sulfate on Plankton in Channel Catfish Nursery Ponds. Journal of the World Aquaculture Society. 40(1):122-128.
Plankton Management for Channel Catfish Nursery Ponds - (Abstract Only)
Mischke, C.L., Zimba, P.V. 2008. Plankton Management for Channel Catfish Nursery Ponds. Aquaculture America Conference.
Spatial and Temporal Variation in Phytoplankton Structure in a Southeastern U.S. Reservoir Determined by HPLC and Light Microscopy - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sthapit, E., Ochs, C., Zimba, P.V. 2008. Spatial and Temporal Variation in Phytoplankton Structure in a Southeastern U.S. Reservoir Determined by HPLC and Light Microscopy. Hydrobiologia 600:215-228.
Phytoplankton Pigment Degradation Patterns in the Oxic and Hypoxic Regions of a Lake Water-Column - (Abstract Only)
Capello, H.E., Ochs, C., Zimba, P.V. 2008. Phytoplankton Pigment Degradation Patterns in the Oxic and Hypoxic Regions of a Lake Water-Column. American Society of Limnology and Oceanography.
Effects of Various Dietary Carotenoid Pigments on Fillet Appearance and Pigment Absorption in Channel Catfish Ictalarus punctatus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Li, M.H., Robinson, E.H., Oberle, D.F., Zimba, P.V. 2007. Effects of Various Dietary Carotenoid Pigments on Fillet Appearance and Pigment Absorption in Channel Catfish Ictalarus punctatus. Journal of the World Aquaculture Society 38:557-563.
Effects of Dissolved Oxygen Concentration on Oxygen Consumption and Development of Channel Catfish Eggs and Fry: Implications for Hatchery Management - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Torrans, E.L., Steeby, J. 2008. Effects of Dissolved Oxygen Concentration on Oxygen Consumption and Development of Channel Catfish Eggs and Fry: Implications for Hatchery Management. North American Journal of Aquaculture 70(3):286-295. Accepted Aug. 7, 2007; Published on-line Apr. 14, 2008.
Effects of Two Densities of Caged Monosex Nile Tilapia Oreochromis Niloticus on Water Quality, Phytoplankton Populations and Production When Polycultured With Macrobrachium rosenbergii in Temperate Ponds - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Danaher, J., Tidwell, J., Coyle, S.D., Dasgupta, S., Zimba, P.V. 2007. Effects of Two Densities of Caged Monosex Nile Tilapia Oreochromis Niloticus on Water Quality, Phytoplankton Populations and Production When Polycultured With Macrobrachium rosenbergii in Temperate Ponds. Journal of the World Aquaculture Society.
The Presence of the Cyanobacterial Toxin Microcystin in Black Band Disease of Corals - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Richardson, L., Sekar, R., Meyers, J.L., Gantar, M., Voss, J.D., Kaczmarsky, L., Remily, E.R., Boyer, G.L., Zimba, P.V. 2007. The Presence of the Cyanobacterial Toxin Microcystin in Black Band Disease of Corals. Federation of European Microbiology Societies Microbiology Letters 272:182-187. .
Literature Review for Anatoxin-A, Literature Review for Cylindrospermopsin, Literature Review for Microcystins, Literature Review for Saxitoxin, and Selected Biotoxin Methods - (Book / Chapter)
Zimba, P. V., 2007. Literature Reference for Anatoxin-a, Literature Reference for Microcystins, Literature Reference for Cylindrospermopsins, Literature Reference for Saxitoxin, and Selected Biotoxin Methods. In: Standardized Analytical Methods for Environmental Restoration Following Homeland Security Events. The Office of Research and Development, National Homeland Security Research Center. Computer Sciences Corporation Alexandria, VA. Sections 8.2.13, p. 137; 8.2.16, p. 139; 8.2.19, p. 140; 8.2.20, p. 141; 8.2.22, p. 142; and Appendix D, 20 p., respectively. (Book Chapters)
Phytoplankton and Bacterial Assemblages in Ballast Water of U.S. Military Ships as a Function of Port of Origin, Voyage Time, and Ocean Exchange Practices - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Burkholder, J.M., Hallegraeff, G.M., Melia, G., Cohen, A., Bowers, H., Oldach, D.A., Parrow, M.W., Sullivan, M.J., Zimba, P.V., Mallin, M.A. 2007. Phytoplankton and Bacterial Assemblages in Ballast Water of U.S. Military Ships as a Function of Port of Origin, Voyage Time, and Ocean Exchange Practices. Harmful Algae.
Co-Occurrence of White Shrimp, Penaeus Vannamei, Mortalities and Microcystin Toxin in a Southeastern Usa Shrimp Facility - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zimba, P.V., Camus, A., Hanlon, E., Burkholder, J. 2007. Co-occurrence of white shrimp, penaeus vannamei, mortalities and microcystin toxin in a southeastern usa shrimp facility. Aquaculture.
Aerator Placement Strategies - (Abstract Only)
Torrans, E.L., Dees, P.D. 2007. Aerator Placement Strategies [Abstract]. In: Book of Abstracts. Aquaculture America, February 26 – March 3, 2007, San Antonio, Texas. p. 923.
Design and Testing of A Closed Stirring-respirometer for Measuring Oxygen Consumption of Channel Catfish Eggs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Torrans, E.L. 2007. Design and Testing of A Closed Stirring-respirometer for Measuring Oxygen Consumption of Channel Catfish Eggs. North American Journal of Aquaculture. 69:185-189.
Oxygen Management of Channel Catfish Hatcheries - (Trade Journal)
Torrans, E.L., Steeby, J. 2006. OXYGEN MANAGEMENT OF CHANNEL CATFISH HATCHERIES. Global Aquaculture Advocate 9(3):56,57.
Effects of Nutrient Enrichment on Biomass and Primary Production of Sediment Microalgae in Halodule Wrightii Seagrass Beds - (Abstract Only)
Buccolo, A.P., Sullivan, M.J., Zimba, P.V. 2006. Effects of nutrient enrichment on biomass and primary production of sediment microalgae in halodule wrightii seagrass beds. Phycological Society of America.
A Novel Pigment Biomarker Useful for Identification of Some Euglenophyceae - (Abstract Only)
Triemer, R., Bennett, M., Zimba, P.V., Moeller, P., Beauchesne, K. 2006. A novel pigment biomarker useful for identification of some euglenophyceae. Phycological Society of America.
Remote Estimation of Chlorophyll Concentration in Hypereutrophic Aquatic Systems: Model Tuning and Accuracy Optimization - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zimba, P.V., Gitelson, A.A. 2006. Remote estimation of chlorophyll concentration in hypereutrophic aquatic systems: model tuning and accuracy optimization. Aquaculture pp.272-286
Effects of Organic Fertilization and Organic Diets on Production of Channel Catfish, Ictalurus punctatus, in Earthen Ponds - (Abstract Only)
Li, M.H., Robinson, E., Mischke, C.C., Torrans, E.L., Bosworth, B.G. 2006. Effects of Organic Fertilization and Organic Diets on Production of Channel Catfish, Ictalurus punctatus, in Earthen Ponds. [Abstract]. In: Book of Abstracts. Aquaculture America, February 13-16, 2006, Las Vegas, Nevada. p. 167.
Oxygen Consumption of Channel Catfish Eggs and Fry: Implications for Hatchery Management - (Abstract Only)
Torrans, E.L., Steeby, J. 2006. Oxygen Consumption of Channel Catfish Eggs and Fry: Implications for Hatchery Management [Abstract]. In: Research and Review; A Compilation of Abstracts of Research on Channel Catfish. Catfish Farmers of America Catfish Research Workshop, February 23-24, 2006, San Antonio Texas, p. 22-23.
Pushing the Envelope - What's Possible? - (Abstract Only)
Torrans, E.L., Hogue, C. 2006. Pushing the Envelope - What's Possible? [Abstract]. In: Research and Review; A Compilation of Abstracts of Research on Channel Catfish. Catfish Farmers of America Catfish Research Workshop, February 23-24, 2006, San Antonio, Texas, p. 33-34.
New Thoughts on Paddlewheel Placement - (Abstract Only)
Torrans, E.L., Dees, P.D. 2006. New Thoughts on Paddlewheel Placement [Abstract]. In: Research and Review; A Compilation of Abstracts of Research on Channel Catfish. Catfish Farmers of America Catfish Research Workshop, February 23-24, 2006, San Antonio, Texas, p. 31.
Toxic Algae in Southeastern Aquaculture Systems - (Abstract Only)
Zimba, P.V. 2006. Toxic algae in southeastern aquaculture systems. Catfish Farmers of America Research Symposium.
Improved Aeration, D.O. Management Advance Catfish Production - (Trade Journal)
Torrans, E.L. 2005. IMPROVED AERATION, D.O. MANAGEMENT ADVANCE CATFISH PRODUCTION. Global Aquaculture Advocate 8(6):61-63.
Managing Oxygen in Catfish Hatcheries to Increase Fry Survival - (Abstract Only)
Torrans, E.L., Steeby, J. 2006. Managing Oxygen in Catfish Hatcheries to Increase Fry Survival [Abstract]. In: Book of Abstracts. Catfish Farmers of Arkansas Annual Meeting, January 22-28, 2006, Hot Springs, Arkansas. 2006 CDROM.
Chapter 20: Analytical Methods Workgroup Report - (Book / Chapter)
De La Cruz, A., Rublee, P., Hungerford, J.M., Zimba, P.V., Wilhelm, S., Meriluoto, J.A., Echols, K., Meyer, M.T., Stelma, G., Mandeville, R., Lawton, L., Sivonen, K., Furey, A. 2007. Chapter 20:analytical methods workgroup report. Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology 619:469-482.
ARS Research on Harmful Algal Blooms in Se Usa Aquaculture Impoundments - (Book / Chapter)
Zimba, P.V. 2007. ARS Research on Harmful Algal Blooms in SE USA Aquaculture Impoundments. Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology. 619:577-579.
Disposal of Small-Scale Fish Processing Waste Through Composting - (Abstract Only)
Torrans, E.L. 2006. DISPOSAL OF SMALL-SCALE FISH PROCESSING WASTE THROUGH COMPOSTING [Abstract]. In: Book of Abstracts. Aquaculture America, February 13-16, 2006, Las Vegas, Nevada. p. 330.
Oxygen Consumption of Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus Eggs and Fry: Implications for Hatchery Management - (Abstract Only)
Torrans, E.L., Steeby, J. 2006. Oxygen Consumption of Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus Eggs and Fry: Implications for Hatchery Management [Abstract]. In: Book of Abstracts. Aquaculture America, February 13-16, 2006, Las Vegas, Nevada. p. 328.
A Micro-respirometer for Measuring Oxygen Consumption of Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus Eggs and Fry - (Abstract Only)
Torrans, E.L. 2006. A Micro-respirometer for Measuring Oxygen Consumption of Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus Eggs and Fry [Abstract]. In: Book of Abstracts. Aquaculture America, February 13-16, 2006, Las Vegas Nevada. p. 329.
Effects of Smallmouth Buffalo and Potassium Permanganate Treatment on Plankton ans Pond Water Quality - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mischke, C.C., Zimba, P.V. 2002. Effects of Smallmouth Buffalo and Potassium Permanganate Treatment on Plankton and Pond Water Quality. North American Journal of Aquaculture. 68:36-40.
Variants of Microcystin in Southeastern USA Channel Catfish (Ictalurus puntctatus ralfinesque) Production Ponds - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zimba, P.V., Boue, S.M., Chatham, M.A., Nonneman, D.J. 2002. Variants of Microcystin in Southeastern USA Channel Catfish (Ictalurus puntctatus ralfinesque) Production Ponds. International Society Of Limnology 28:1163-1166.
Assessment of Zooplankton Size Fractionation for Monitoring Fry and Fingerling Culture Ponds - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mischke, C.C., Zimba, P.V. 2001. Assessment of Zooplankton Size Fractionation for Monitoring Fry and Fingerling Culture Ponds. North American Journal of Aquaculture.
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