Use of a Biological Filter in a Recirculating Aquaculture System

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer
Funds awarded in 1996: $1,758.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1996
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $3,865.00
Region: Northeast
State: New York
Project Leader:


  • Animals: fish


  • Animal Production: general animal production

    Proposal summary:

    William Brockway, will test a biological filtering system in his small, recirculating fish farming operation. The filter is designed to conserve water while preventing pollution.

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