Aquaculture Program

Analytical Lab 

General proximate analyses of fish tissue and live prey organisms are conducted in this facility, while detailed analyses of micronutrient composition, including phosphorus, amino acids, and fatty acids are conducted using high performance liquid chromatography, gas-chromatograph and nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy at UNCW’s Center for Marine Science (Dr. Schuster) and Departments of Chemistry & Biochemistry (Dr. Pam Seaton) and Biology & Marine Biology (Dr. Steve Kinsey).

steve prepares effluent sample

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