Aquaculture Network Information Center (AquaNIC)
Entry ID: USDA0108

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Summary
Abstract: The Aquaculture Network Information Center (AquaNIC) is a gateway to
the world's electronic aquaculture resources. AquaNIC is coordinated
by the Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium, and hosted by Purdue
University and the University of Illinois through the Illinois-Indiana
Sea Grant College Program. AquaNIC is a member of the National Sea
Grant College Program's Network of Aquaculture Information Services
along with the DOC/NOAA Aquaculture Information Center, National Sea
Grant Library, Delaware Aquaculture Resource Center, and Maryland Sea
Grant Program.

AquaNIC also maintains the aquaculture subject area for the
Agriculture Network Information Center, an alliance between the
National Agricultural Library (NAL), university librarians, and
subject matter specialists at Land Grant and Sea Grant institutions.
AquaNIC collaborators include: the NAL's Alternative Farming Systems
Information Center, The Gateway to Educational Materials, Auburn
University's Department of Fisheries and Allied Aquaculture, Kentucky
State University, Maine Sea Grant/Cooperative Extension, the
University of Arizona, the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, the
University of California Davis, the University of Florida Tropical
Aquaculture Center, the University of Idaho Cooperative Extension
Service, Texas A&M University, Thad Cochran National Warmwater
Aquaculture Center, and Virginia State University.

Financial support for AquaNIC is provided by the Mississippi-Alabama
Sea Grant Consortium, Auburn University,? Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant
College Program, the National Sea Grant College Program, and the USDA
North Central Regional Aquaculture Center.
"http://aquanic.org/"

Related URL
Link: VIEW PROJECT HOME PAGE
Description: Access to AquaNIC data and information resources.


Geographic Coverage
 N: 76.63 S: 13.71  E: -61.48  W: -177.1

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1990-01-01


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA


Science Keywords
AGRICULTURE >AGRICULTURAL AQUATIC SCIENCES >AQUACULTURE    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >ENVIRONMENTAL GOVERNANCE/MANAGEMENT >WATER MANAGEMENT    [Definition]
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >WATER QUALITY/WATER CHEMISTRY    [Definition]
OCEANS >AQUATIC SCIENCES >AQUACULTURE    [Definition]
BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION >ANIMALS/VERTEBRATES >FISH    [Definition]
BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION >ANIMALS/INVERTEBRATES    [Definition]
BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION >ANIMALS/INVERTEBRATES >ARTHROPODS >CRUSTACEANS    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >ECONOMIC RESOURCES >AQUACULTURE PRODUCTION    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
FARMING
BIOTA


Quality
Scientific Q/A procedures.


Keywords
AGRICULTURE AND FOOD SECURITY
ANIMALS
AQUACULTURAL DATABASES
Agricultural Production
Water Resources
Environmental Protection
Water Quality
FISH
FISH FARMING
LAND AND FRESHWATER RESOURCES


Originating Center
USDA/CSREES


Data Center
Aquaculture Network Information Center    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://aquanic.org/

Data Center Personnel
Name: LADON SWANN
Phone: 251-861-7544
Email: swanndl at auburn.edu
Contact Address:
Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium
101 Bienville Boulevard
P. O. Box 369-370
Dauphin Island Sea Laboratory
City: Dauphin Island
Province or State: AL
Postal Code: 36528
Country: USA


Personnel
MARK E. EINSTEIN
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 1-317-494-4862
Phone: 317-494-4862
Fax: 1-317-494-9346
Fax: 317-494-9346
Email: meinstei at ansc.purdue.edu
Contact Address:
Purdue University
Department of Animal Sciences
3-104 Lilly Hall
City: West Lafayette
Province or State: IN
Postal Code: 47907-1151
Country: USA


LADON SWANN
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 251-861-7544
Email: swanndl at auburn.edu
Contact Address:
Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium
101 Bienville Boulevard
P. O. Box 369-370
Dauphin Island Sea Laboratory
City: Dauphin Island
Province or State: AL
Postal Code: 36528
Country: USA



Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-03-08

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