Review of environmental impact, site selection and carrying capacity estimation for small scale aquaculture in Asia
- Asia is the leading aquaculture region in the world, contributing to 85% of total world aquaculture production. Of the top 10 aquaculture producing countries 9 are Asian with China accounting for more than 65% of Asian production. Aquaculture in Asia contribute more than 80% of an estimated 17-20 million aquaculture farmers in Asia providing livelihoods, food security and export earning power but at the same time there are growing problems with environmental impact from large numbers of small-scale producers and the difficulties in planning and management of further development.
- Sustainable aquaculture 
- Michael Phillipshttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-0282-0286