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- Pfeiffer, Timothy J.; Riche, Marty A.
- Journal of the World Aquaculture Society 2011 v.42 no.2 pp. 198
- Trachinotus carolinus; aeration; ammonium nitrogen; biofiltration; bioreactors; diffusers; energy; equipment performance; filters; fish; fish culture; harvesting; markets; mortality; pumps; rearing; recirculating aquaculture systems; salinity; screening; tanks; water flow; water use
- ... A low-head recirculating aquaculture system (RAS) for the production of Florida pompano, Trachinotus carolinus, from juvenile to market size was evaluated. The 32.4-m3 RAS consisted of three dual-drain, 3-m diameter culture tanks of 7.8-m3 volume each, two 0.71-m3 moving bed bioreactors filled with media (67% fill with K1 Kaldness media) for biofiltration, two degassing towers for CO2 removal and ...