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Dr. Tzachi Samocha

Source: (11 May 2004)

Institution(s) / Organization(s):
Texas AgriLife Research, Texas A&M University (TAMU)

Regents Fellow & Professor, Texas AgriLife Research Mariculture Laboratory.

Responsibilities include:
- Planning and conducting shrimp culture experiments in raceways and ponds to develop new concepts in intensive nursery and grow-out techniques.
- Planning and carrying out technology transfer to commercial mariculture farms and industry-related businesses.
- Summarizing research and scholarly academic results for publication and preparation of grant proposals for extramural funding of the research and graduate training programs.
- Supervision of graduate students.

Area of Expertise / Interest:
Commercial Mariculture; Physiology and Behavior; Ecology; Coastal Development; Ecological Indicators; Harmful Algal Blooms; Invasive Species; Pollution; Sustainable Development

Preferred Language:   English

Mailing Address:
AgriLife Research Mariculture Laboratory
4301 Waldron Rd.
Corpus Christi, TX 78418
Telephone: +1 361-937-2268
Fax: +1 253-390-6081

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Keywords:   Mariculture, Aquaculture, Shrimp

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