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MGSA Science & Research Working Group - Aquaculture Science & Research Strategy

Published: 15 Jul 2014
Part of:
Marine and fisheries

MGSA S&RWG was tasked to produce a comprehensive research strategy prioritised on respective contribution to informing the sustainable growth of the Scottish aquaculture industry and potential impacts of the 2020 sustainable production targets as detailed

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MGSA Science & Research Working Group - Aquaculture Science & Research Strategy
Bibliography Technology & Engineering

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Bibliography Technology & Engineering




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