Removal efficiency and balance of nitrogen in a recirculating aquaculture system integrated with constructed wetlands.

@article{Zhong2011RemovalEA,
  title={Removal efficiency and balance of nitrogen in a recirculating aquaculture system integrated with constructed wetlands.},
  author={Fei Zhong and Wei Liang and Tao Yu and Shui Ping Cheng and Feng He and Zhen Bin Wu},
  journal={Journal of environmental science and health. Part A, Toxic/hazardous substances & environmental engineering},
  year={2011},
  volume={46 7},
  pages={789-94}
}
The nitrogen (N) balance for aquaculture is an important aspect, especially in China, and it is attributed to the eutrophication in many freshwater bodies. In recent years, constructed wetlands (CWs) have been widely used in wastewater treatment and ecosystem restoration. A recirculating aquaculture system (RAS) consisting of CWs and 4 fish ponds was set up in Wuhan, China. Channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) fingerlings were fed for satiation daily for 168 days with 2 diets containing 5.49… CONTINUE READING

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 25 references

Nutrient removal from aquaculture wastewater using a constructed wetlands system

  • Y. F. Lin, S. R. Jing, D. Y. Lee, T. W. Wang
  • Aquaculture,
  • 2002
Highly Influential
6 Excerpts

Water and mass budgets of a vertical-flow constructed wetland used for wastewater treatment

  • A.F.M. Meuleman, R. van Logtestijn, G.B.J. Rijs, J.T.A. Verhoeven
  • Ecol. Eng. 2003,
  • 2003
Highly Influential
5 Excerpts

Total nitrogen analysis in water, soil and plant material with persulphate oxidation

  • A. Raive, Y. Avnimelech
  • Water Res
  • 1979
Highly Influential
4 Excerpts

Water quality and nutrient budget in closed shrimp (Penaeus monodon) culture systems. Aquac

  • D. P. Thakur, C. K. Lin
  • 2003
Highly Influential
4 Excerpts

Nitrogen and phosphate mass balance in a sub-surface flow constructed wetland for treating municipal wastewater

  • A.K.C. Chunga, Y. Wub, N.F.Y. Tamb, M. H. Wong
  • Ecol. Eng
  • 2008
1 Excerpt

Treatment of flow-through trout aquaculture effluents in a constructed wetland

  • P. D. Sindilariu, C. Schulz, R. Reiter
  • Aquaculture,
  • 2007
1 Excerpt

effluents in a constructed wetland

  • H. Lemonnier, S. Faninoz
  • AQUACULTURE
  • 2007

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…