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North Carolina Freshwater Species
Brook Trout, Salvelinus fontinalis
Rainbow Trout, Salmo gairdneri (=Oncorhynchus mykiss)
Largemouth Bass, Micropterus salmoides
Bluegill, Lepomis macrochirus
Red-ear sunfish, Lepomis macrochirus
Common carp, Cyprinus carpio
Nile Tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus
Blue Tilapia, Oreochromis aurea
Black Tilapia, Oreochromis mossambica
Hybrid Striped Bass
Morone saxatilis X Morone chrysops based on Species.
Golden Shiner, Notemigonus crysoleucas
Fathead Minnow, Pimephales promelas
White Sucker, Catostomus commersoni
Goldfish, Carassius autatus
Plankton: Zooplankton and Phytoplankton
*a note on proper identification of algae plankton species and difficulties associated with it.
Alonella, Waterflea, Photos/Video
Alonella, Blog entry, Photos
Centropyrix, Blog Entry and Photos
Cypridopsis, Photographs, Page 1
Cypridopsis, Photographs, Page 2
Cypridopsis, Photographs, Page 3
Cypridopsis, Photos/Video, Page 4
Cypridopsis, Blog Entry, Photos
Euglena, Blog Entry and Photos
Diatoms, Blog Entry, Photos
Volvox, Photographs/Video, Pg. 1
Volvox, Photographs, Pg. 2
Volvox, Photographs, Pg. 3
Volvox, Photos/Video, Pg. 4
Volvox, Blog Entry, Photos
Pleurotaenium, Photos, Blog Entry
Euglena, Blog Entry and Photos
Protozoa, a chart with common forms of Protozoa
Aquaculture Home Page
Aquaculture: Online Publications and Organizations
Channel Catfish Culture
Catfish Production in the Hatchery
Channel Catfish Production
Largemouth Bass, Notes
Minnows and other Baitfish Culture
Hybrid Striped Bass
Rainbow Trout Culture I
Rainbow Trout Culture II
Yellow Perch, Culture
World's Leading Source of Protein - Fish Products
Myths about Aquaculture
Aquatic Food Chain and Aquaculture
Stages of Fish Larvae Development
Protozoa, their role and impact on Aquaculture, Protozoa, their activity in Aquatic Ecosystems and Fish Disease
Hybrid Striped Bass Culture, White Grub and Yellow Grub
Japan's Dolphin Slaughter.
Knowing dolphins are protected as endangered species, Japan continues to hunt these graceful and intelligent animals. But not only hunting them, the barbarity in which they are butchered is unspeakable. Graphic image warning.
Realities of the massive acreage required in an
aquaculture farming operation.
Omega 3 Fish Oil Reducing Heart Disease, an intake of omega 3 fish oil, can reduce long-term damaging effects to heart health.
Biological vs. Mechanical Filters
Constructing CO2 Reactor
Effects of High and Low PH on Aquatic Life
Lowering pH Levels in Water
Fast Food Restaurants, Commercial Fish
2007 NC Aquaculture Development Conference
Registration and Itinerary
Microscopy images, one method to capture beautiful, high resolution photos through the microscope.
Feeding the Catfish, photos and video of catfish surfacing for dinner.
Volvox, my first volvox photograph captured at BCC
Identifying Algae, methods to identifying algae and invertebrates
Principle Zoological Ranks and Suffixes Where Designated
- Fish Dissection, March 23-27, 2007 - Head and Gills, Journal on fish dissection of gills, including microscopic imaging and photographs of peculiarities of gills and skull of fish.
- Fish Dissection, March 25-27, 2007 - Journal on fish dissection of head, including tongue, brain and optic nerve.
Video and Photography
Neat Stuff from BCC Aquaculture
February 22, 2007, Salt Water Sample from BCC, Videos and Photos of Microscopic Worms
Videos and Photos of Freshwater Microbes, February 23, 2007, Freshwater Sample from BCC
Pests, and other organisms which inhabit the NC aquaculture environment
Pests, and other organisms which inhabit the North Carolina aquaculture environment and affect fish. Photos and video by John Baka, instructor of Aquaculture, Brunswick Community College.
Volvox, Images and video of volvox, captured on microscope, February 28, 2007
Euglena, contains high magnification w/ primitive eyespot, photographed February 28, 2007
Diatoms, Phytoplankton, photographs captured from microscope on March 1, 2007
Alonella, Zooplankton, Water Flea
Merismopedia, Phytoplankton, photographs captured from microscope on March 2, 2007
Zooplankton Videos, ten short videos captured March 15, 2007, four species of freshwater zooplankton.
Paramecium Videos, nine videos, from 3/18/2007, of a paramecium which appears to have swallowed a Cosmarium (a desmid) for dinner.
Atlantic Ocean Plankton Samples
- Main Index, samples from Atlantic Ocean, North Carolina
- April 4, 2007, coscinodiscus, copepod, diatoms, pleurosigma,Ceratium furca (Dinoflagellate)
Brunswick Community College and Aquaculture Center
BCC Main Campus
Brunswick Community College Aquacenter
Inside the Lab and Hatchery
Koi, Japanese Carp
Ring billed Gull
Keyhole Sand Dollar
Moon Snail, Polinces Duplicatus
Cross barred venus clam
Cross barred venus clam #2
Imperial Venus clam
Mollusk Entries, Wikipedia
Income Levels Men vs Women-Education vs. Non-Degree
First Day in College
What inspired me to get into Marine Biology
Spring Break and what I plan to do with my extra time.