WORKSHOP “Development of Aquaculture Technologies for Sustainable and Equitable Production of Aquatic Products in Tropical Coastal Areas"


King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Ladkrabang (KMITL), Bangkok, Thailand

December 2
08:00 – 08:30 Registration
08:30 – 08:35 Welcome remarks (Dr. M. Ganmanee, KMITL)
08:35 – 08:40 Opening address (Dr. M. Saito, JIRCAS)
08:40 – 09:00 Current status of Timber Industries in Malaysia – oil palm biomass as a resource (Malaysia Timber Industry Board)
JIRCAS project in Malaysia (chair: Dr.Alias Man and Dr.T.Yurimoto)
09:00 – 09:10 Outline of the JIRCAS project in Malaysia and current status of the blood cockle aquaculture in the Selangor coasts. (Dr. T. Yurimoto, JIRCAS)
09:10 – 09:30 Marine palynomorphs dominated by heterotrophic organism remains in tropical marine sediments– New palynological approach to re-construction of tropical coastal environments.
(Dr. K. Matsuoka, Nagasaki University)
09:30 – 09:50 Mudflats, Fisheries and Cockle Culture: Connections and Interactions. (Dr. C. V. Ching, Univ. Malaya)
09:50 – 10:10 Determination of carrying capacity and appropriate stocking density for cockle farming in Selangor. (Dr. A. Man, Kampung Acheh)
10:10 – 10:30 Nutrients supply and environment in Selangor cockle culture grounds. (Mr. T. Shimoda, JIRCAS)
10:30 – 10:40 Discussion
10:40 – 11:00 Break
JIRCAS project in the Philippines (Chairs: Dr. M.J.H. Lebata-Ramos and Dr. M.Kodama)
11:00 – 11:10 Outline of the JIRCAS project in the Philippines (Dr. M. Kodama, JIRCAS)
11:10 – 11:30 Practical constraints and future prospect of open water IMTA(Dr. S. Watanabe, FRA)
11:30 – 11:50 Sustainable Livelihoods Approach for Promoting IMTA in Milkfish Mariculture in the Philippines: Status, Problems and Prospects(Dr. N.D. Salayo, SEAFDEC/AQD)
11:50 – 13:00 Lunch break
JIRCAS project in the Philippines (Cont’d)
13:00 – 13:20 Integrating oyster culture in an IMTA system (Dr. M.J.H. Lebata-Ramos,SEAFDEC/AQD)
13:20 – 13:40 Development of low fish meal feed for aquaculture by indigenous ingredients in Southeast Asia(Dr. T. Sugita, JIRCAS)
13:40 – 13:50 Discussion
13:50 – 14:00 Break
JIRCAS project in Thailand (Chairs: Mr. D. Aueumneoy and Dr. I. Tsutsui)
14:00 – 14:10 Outline of the JIRCAS project in Thailand (Dr. I. Tsutsui, JIRCAS)
14:10 – 14:30 Chaetomorpha contributions on Nutrient absorption in co-culture pond (J. Songphatkaew, KMITL)
14:30 – 14:50 Effect of Stenothyra sp. on the shrimp growth (D. Aueumneoy, KMITL)
14:50 – 15:10 Respiration and photo-synthesis of Chaetomorpha (P. Pinphoo, KMITL)
15:10 – 15:30 Advantages of co-culutre of giant tiger prawn and Chaetomorpha and Stenothyra (Dr. I.
15:30 – 15:40 Discussion
15:40 – 16:00 Coffee Break
JIRCAS project in Laos and Japan (Chair: Dr. M. Wilder)
16:00 – 16:10 Outline of the JIRCAS project in Laos and Japan (Dr. M. Wilder)
16:10 – 16:30 Research on regulatory factors of maturation in shrimp in order to clarify reproductive mechanisms(Dr. B. J. Kang, JIRCAS)
16:30 – 16:50 Global gene expression analysis in the ovary of whiteleg shrimp, Litopenaeus vannamei(Dr. T. Okutsu, JIRCAS)
16:50 – 17:10 Research on reproduction in a freshwater shrimp (Macrobrachium yui) indigenous to Lao P.D.R.(Dr. T. Okutsu, JIRCAS)
17:10 – 17:20 Discussion
General Discussion (Chair: Dr. T. Fujii)
17:25 – 17:55 For extension of JIRCAS studies and future cooperative research
17:55 – 18:00 Closing address (Mr. Dusit Aue-umneoy, KMITL)
18:30 Dinner
Poster Presentation
  1. Study on the productivity of cockle farming in Selangor. (Mr. I. Johari, FRI Batu Maung)
  2. Sanitary quality of cockles (Anadara granosa) from Selangor coast, Peninsular Malaysia. (Dr. W. N. Noordin, FRI Batu Maung)
  3. Comparison of the blood cockle aquaculture grounds in Selangor coast. (Mr. N. H. Yahaya, Univ. Malaya)
  4. Feeding ecology of vagile fish community in Kuala Selangor mudflat. (Mr. L. S. Loong, Univ. Malaya)
  5. Development of species identification technique on the blood cockle, Anadara granosa, for the stock management. (Dr. R. Fuseya, FRA)
  6. Mudflat as a habitat for stingrays. (Dr. L. K. Chong, Univ. Malaya)
  7. Environmental impact of milkfish culture in the coastal area (Dr. M. Kodama, JIRCAS)
  8. Polyculture trial of shrimp, sea cucumber and seaweed in experimental tanks (Dr. S. Watanabe, FRA)
  9. Apparent digestibility of nutrients from shrimp, mussel diatom and seaweeds by juvenile Holothuria scabra Jaeger (Dr. S. Watanabe, FRA)
  10. Role of mysid shrimps in mangrove - mudflat habitat. (Dr. T. Ramarn,Thaksin Univ.)
  11. Co-culture with Chaetomorpha sp. enhanced growth performance and reduced feed conversion ratio of the giant tiger prawn, Penaeus monodon (Dr. I. Tsutsui et al.)
  12. High tolerance of Chaetomorpha sp. to salinity and water temperature enables survival and growth in stagnant waters of central Thailand (Dr. I. Tsutsui et al.)
December 3
08:00 – Field trip