Aquaculture and Fisheries Studies

Aquaculture and Fisheries Studies

Aquaculture and Fisheries Studies (AFS) is an open access, peer-reviewed journal with broad scope covering all zones of Aquaculture and Fisheries. The scope of the journal includes the following topics

Aquaculture Topics

Agriculture, Livestock, Oceanography, Aquatic animals, Aquatic Biology, Aquatic ecology, Aquatic resources, Aquatic insects, Atmosphere and Climate, Coasts and Oceans, Environmental information, Fisheries, Fresh water and Estuaries, Natural Hazards, Impacts of Commercial Aquaculture, Water quality, Customer harvest activities, Chemical contamination, Infectious substances, Nutrients and Aquaculture, Sediment and Aquaculture, Research in Aquaculture, Current and future trends in Aquaculture and more.

Fisheries Topics

Aquaculture, Oceanography, Fishing, Habitats, Species, Ecosystem science, seafood safety, Conservation Biology, Environmental and Fisheries Science, Fish Ecology, Fishery Resource Analysis, Fish Monitoring and Technology, Ocean Acidification, Fresh water fisheries, Capture fishery, Impacts on ecosystems, Fisheries statistics, Fish production, Shrimp culture, Technological Innovations in Fisheries and more.

The Journal is supported by a Scientific Committee who are prominent world representatives in the field of Aquaculture and Fisheries. AFS aims at rapid publication of high quality results in Aquaculture and Fisheries research area while maintaining rigorous peer-review process.

All the types of articles like Research paper, Case Report, Short research communication, Review, Hypothesis, Method and protocol, new instruments and regimens, Letter to the editor are accepted. With a large international editorial board of experts who are leaders in their fields, AFS aims at delivering the best communication on the fast moving, and continually evolving, Aquaculture and Fisheries Research landscape.

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Open Access Policy: This journal is an open access journal which provides immediate, worldwide, boundary free access to the full content of every distributed article without charging readers or their institutions for access. Readers are given authorization to read, circulate, copy, print, download, search, or link to the full texts of all articles in AFS.

Editorial Board

Our Esteemed Editorial Board Members

Prof. Ricardo Radulovich, Ph.D.

School of Biosystems Engineering,
Faculty of Engineering,
Costa Rica university,
San Jose Costa Rica

Jianguo Liu

Key Laboratory of Experimental Marine Biology,
Institute of Oceanology,
Chinese Academy of Sciences,

Dr. Cheng Zongjia

Chief Scientist
Belgian Green Race Group

Erchao Li

Department of Aquaculture,
College of Marine Sciences, Hainan University

Biagina Chiofalo Ph. D.

Full Professor of Animal Nutrition,
Department of Veterinary Sciences,
Unit of Animal Production,
University of Messina,
Polo Universitario Annunziata, Italy

Shamim Naigaga PhD

Fisheries and Aquaculture
School of Fisheries, Aquaculture and Aquatic Sciences
301 Comer Hall, Auburn AL

Dr. Prem Kumar

ICAR-Central Institute of Brackish Aquaculture,
New Delhi,

Dr.T.Vaitheeswaran M.Sc., M. Phil., Ph.D., E.I.P.R.S., Ph.D (UTAS) Australia

Department of Aquaculture
DMI St. John the Baptist University
Mango chi Campus,
Republic of Malawi
Central Africa

Dr. Chao Zhou

Department of Intelligent Systems,
National Engineering Research Center for Information Technology in Agriculture (NERCITA),

Dr. Marilena Sanfilippo

Department of Chemical, Biological, Pharmaceutical and Environmental Science
University of Messina,

Yuanzi Huo, Ph.D

Associate Professor,
College of Marine Ecology and Environment,
Shanghai Ocean University,

Dr. Valerio Zupo

Scientist – Head of Unit Marine Resources for Research,
MaRe Benthic Ecology Center

Dr. YAN Xiaojun

Associate Professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
Department of Politics and Public Administration
The University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong

Prof. Maria Dolores Ribeiro Orge

Bahia State University
Department of Exact and Earth Sciences (Campus II),
Bahia, Brazil

Farman Ali Ph.D

Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University,

Jiashou Liu

Institute of Hydrobiology,
Chinese Academy of Sciences,

Talita Sarah Mazzoni

Biologist and Professor Federal University of Alfenas
Collaborator Professor Center of Aquaculture of UNESP Sao Paulo State University

Ali Ranjbar

Research Scientist
Department of Environmental Science
Tarbiat Modares University

Turkmen Mustafa

Faculty of Science & Arts
Department of Biology
Giresun University

Mehdi Soltani, DVM, PhD

Distinguished professor of aquatic animal health
Department of Aquatic Animal Health
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine,
University of Tehran

Sara Pourhosein Sarameh,

Fisheries Department, Faculty of Natural Resources,
Islamic Azad University of Bandar Abbas,
Bandar Abbas, Iran

Roje Busatto Romana Ph.D

Faculty of science,
University of Zagreb,

Published Articles

Production of Ulva Sp. in Multitrophic Aquaculture in Earth Ponds

Glauco Favot, Maria Emília Cunha, Hugo Quental-Ferreira and Maria Ester Álvares Serrão

Research Article – Aquac Fish Stud

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JCRM journal has received impact factor of 1.02 for its 2018 volume.