Aquaculture Journals

1. Aquaculture-
One of the primary scientific journals of aquaculture, covers all aspects

2. Journal of the World Aquaculture Society -
The other primary journal, covers all aspects, published by the WAS

3. Aquaculture International
Journal of the European Aquaculture Society

4. Progressive Fish Culturist/North American Journal of Aquaculture
Fish husbandry, some life history, restocking studies, agency hatcheries more than commercial aquaculture published by American Fisheries Society

5. Journal of Applied Aquaculture
Practical culture and husbandry, lots of feeding trials

6. Aquaculture and Fisheries Management
Some fisheries and life history, also inverts

7. Aquaculture Nutrition
Primary journal for nutrition of domesticated fish, some physiology

8. Aquaculture Economics and Management
Journal for marketing, financial modeling

9. Aquaculture Research
Culture studies, physiology, restocking, nutrition, reproductive physiology

10. Journal of Aquatic Animal Health
Fish diseases, epidemiology, also inverts, environmental impacts

11. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society
Focuses on life history, production models, some physiology, and fisheries management.

12. North American Journal of Fisheries Management
Primarily fisheries management topics, freshwater and marine

13. Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada
Life history, fisheries, physiology, ecology

14. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences
Fisheries, marine and fresh, ecology, some life history

15. Israeli Journal of Aquaculture - Bamidgeh
Covers many issues in freshwater and marine aquaculture.

16. Reviews in Fisheries Science
Fisheries management, aquaculture, fisheries ecology

17. Journal of Fish Diseases
Diseases of fish in the wild and captivity, environmental impacts

18. Journal of Fish Biology
Strong in physiology, some ecology, reproductive biology

19. Aquaculture Engineering
Design and development of effective aquaculture systems for marine and freshwater systems

20. Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries

21. International Journal of Recirculating Aquaculture
Intensive recirulating systems for hatcheries and production

22. Oecologia
Aquatic ecology, covers aquatic plants, algae and inverts as well as fish

23. Limnology and Oceanography
Aquatic systems, more physical aspects but some environmental issues and fisheries impacts

24. Fisheries
Issues in fisheries and fisheries profession (education, jobs, labs, etc.)

25. Ecology of Freshwater Fish
Focus on ecology, habitat studies, some environmental physiology, European focus

26. Hydrobiologia
Aquatic biology, European focus, some ecology

27. Bulletin of the Nansei National Fisheries Research Institute
Aquaculture, ecology, biology, mostly marine, Japanese focus

28. Bulletin of the Japanese Society of Scientific Fisheries
Similar to Transactions of AFS

29. Marine Biology
Ecology, environmental biology, fish, inverts, plants

30. Panorama Acuicola
Journal of Aquaculture in Latin America

31. Journal of Freshwater Ecology
Fish and invert ecology, some life history, habitat studies

32. Journal of Animal Ecology
Includes some fish ecological studies

33. Fish Physiology and Biochemistry
Physiology, genetics, enzymes, vision, digestion, etc.

34. Aquarium Sciences and Conservation
Quarterly international journal focused on aquaria and the aquatic life they support

35. Copeia
Systematics and taxonomy, some biology, ecology

36. Environmental Biology of Fishes
Good for ecology, environmental effects, some models

37. Fisheries Management and Ecology

38. Fisheries Oceanography.

39. Southwestern Naturalist
Includes some articles on aquatic systems in Arizona, fish ecology

40. Journal of Aquaculture in the Tropics

41. African Journal of Aquatic Science

42. Journal of the Asian Fisheries Society
Includes back issues to 1987.

Updated Sept 2009.