A&F Award Winners 2019-04-10T12:45:04+00:00

29th Science Atlantic Aquaculture and Fisheries Conference

March 8-10, 2019, Crandall University

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Aquaculture & Fisheries Overall Best Paper Award – Undergraduate

Sula Swart
Mount Allison University
The effect of diel thermal cycles
on metabolism and performance
in wild Atlantic salmon
(Salmo salar)

Aquaculture & Fisheries Overall Best Paper Award – Graduate

Christopher Small
University New Brunswick-F
Comparing tissue structure in
diploid and triploid zebrafish

Science Atlantic Undergraduate Research Award (Award Description)

First place, sponsored by Cooke Aquaculture

Second place, sponsored by Valores Inc.

Third place tie, sponsored by Miramichi Striper Cup

Third place tie, sponsored by Ocean Frontier Institute

Sula Swart
Mount Allison University
The effect of diel thermal cycles
on metabolism and performance
inwild Atlantic salmon
(Salmo salar)
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Alexandrea Dickey
University of New Brunswick-F
Investigating changes in resource
use of fish and invertebrates as
spanning a 150-meter depth
profile in the inner and outer
Bay of Fundy.

Brent Walker
Mount Allison University
Seasonal distribution and
network analysis of shortnose
sturgeon (Acipenser brevirostrum)
in the lower Saint John River basin

Emily Kraemar
Dalhousie University
LAMP As A Tool For Rapid
Detection Of Saprolegnia Parasitica
In Salmonid Farms
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Graduate Research Awards

First place, sponsored by Elanco Animal Health

Second place tie, sponsored by Newfoundland Aquaculture Industry Association

Second place tie, sponsored by Marine Institute

Third place, sponsored by Aquaculture Association of Canada

Christopher Small
University New Brunswick-F
Comparing tissue structure in
diploid and triploid zebrafish

Judith Bjorndahl
Acadia University
Long-term monitoring protocol
for American Eel (Anguilla rostrata)
based on sampling effort simulations

Viviane Baldwin
Memorial University
Identification of stress biomarkers in Chionoecetes opilio to assess snow crab quality from the fishing to the processing plant

Jackson Zhe Yang
Acadia University
Identifying and quantifying Atlantic Salmon (Salmon salar), Arctic char (Salvelinus alpinus), Cod (Gadus morhua), and Capelin (Mallotus villosus) in Striped Bass diets in Labrador

 

Miramichi Striper Cup Striped Bass Award

Shangning Wang
Dalhousie University-Agriculture Campus
Acanthocephala infections in Striped
Bass Morone saxatilis from Shubenacadie
River and Miramichi River stocks

Science Atlantic Communication Award, sponsored by Canadian Science Publishing (Award Description)

Sula Swart
Mount Allison University
The effect of diel thermal cycles
on metabolism and performance in
wild Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar)

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