A Link to a Lot of Great Fish Related Info

A members area where you can introduce yourself, discuss anything outwith catfish and generally get to know each other.
Post Reply
User avatar
TwoTankAmin
Posts: 1296
Joined: Thu Apr 24, 2008 11:26 pm
I've donated: $3018.00!
My cats species list: 6 (i:0, k:0)
My BLogs: 2 (i:0, p:48)
Location 1: USA
Location 2: Mt. Kisco, NY
Interests: Fish and Poker

A Link to a Lot of Great Fish Related Info

Post by TwoTankAmin »

Over the years I have accumulated a lot of links that relate to the hobby. Many of these are papers or university publications. I had a couple of good articles bookmarked which moved over the years and I could not find them. I was trying to dig up two of such articles again recently having failed several times before. I finally hit the jackpot. Not only did I find links to the articles but what I found was an index to many articles which are of great use to hobbyists. I would like to share this information members like me who lack any formal training and often are at a lost as to where to find good information backed by actual science. Well here is a great resource:

“The following publications cover a variety of topics pertaining to commercial ornamental aquaculture and non-native aquatic species. The majority of these publication are extension fact sheets from the University of Florida http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/ and the Southern Regional Aquaculture Center (SRAC) http://www.srac.msstate.edu/, of which the University of Florida is a part. Each publication is an Adobe Acrobat PDF file.”

Here is the link so you can have a look yourselves http://sfrc.ufl.edu/fish/outreach/extpubs/
Most of the info is not specific to home aquariums/ponds, but will still be very useful. Especially the sections with extensive info on diseases, treatments and water chemistry. When you visit the index page, please Keep Scrolling Down
Last edited by TwoTankAmin on Thu Jan 09, 2020 3:57 pm, edited 1 time in total.
No one has ever become poor by giving.” Anonymous
Everyone is entitled to his own opinion, but not to his own facts.”" Daniel Patrick Moynihan
"The good thing about science is that it’s true whether or not you believe in it." Neil DeGrasse Tyson
kvnbyl
Posts: 132
Joined: Thu Feb 16, 2006 10:01 pm
I've donated: $401.00!
My cats species list: 45 (i:0, k:5)
My aquaria list: 7 (i:1)
My BLogs: 1 (i:0, p:13)
My Wishlist: 5
Spotted: 5
Location 1: VA
Location 2: usa
Interests: catfish, especially synos, Rainbowfish, South American cichlids

Re: A Link to a Lot of Great Fish Related Info

Post by kvnbyl »

http://www.msstate.edu/dept/srac/index.htm
it would appear that this link no longer exists
User avatar
Jools
Expert
Posts: 14768
Joined: Mon Dec 30, 2002 3:25 pm
My articles: 189
My images: 903
My catfish: 243
My cats species list: 89 (i:0, k:7)
My aquaria list: 2 (i:2)
My BLogs: 7 (i:5, p:194)
My Wishlist: 18
Spotted: 950
Location 1: M8
Location 2: Scotland
Interests: All things aquatic, Sci-Fi, photography and travel. Oh, and beer.
Contact:

Re: A Link to a Lot of Great Fish Related Info

Post by Jools »

kvnbyl wrote: Thu Jan 09, 2020 2:24 pm http://www.msstate.edu/dept/srac/index.htm
it would appear that this link no longer exists
It's here: http://www.srac.msstate.edu/

Jools
User avatar
TwoTankAmin
Posts: 1296
Joined: Thu Apr 24, 2008 11:26 pm
I've donated: $3018.00!
My cats species list: 6 (i:0, k:0)
My BLogs: 2 (i:0, p:48)
Location 1: USA
Location 2: Mt. Kisco, NY
Interests: Fish and Poker

Re: A Link to a Lot of Great Fish Related Info

Post by TwoTankAmin »

TY Jools- I just found it and changed the addy in my post. I am getting slow in my old age :character-oldtimer:
No one has ever become poor by giving.” Anonymous
Everyone is entitled to his own opinion, but not to his own facts.”" Daniel Patrick Moynihan
"The good thing about science is that it’s true whether or not you believe in it." Neil DeGrasse Tyson
Post Reply