How to Select a Fish Pond Site

Pond site selection is very important in fish farming as it sets the tone for all activities required to convert the area if suitable into a fish farm.

Languages: English
  • Uganda
  • 29,000/=
    $ 8.06

About this training

In this training you will learn how to select a good site for your pond, the factors that determine a good site for a fish pond. And also the things to lookout for during pond site selection.

What you will learn

  • Before you start
  • What are the physical aspects to consider?
  • What are those infrastructure that are necessary?
  • What are the social aspects to consider?



Reviews 4 / 5

  • L
    Lydia Vonnie Nakasiga
    water quality technician
    quite applicable
  • R
    Rose Basiita
    Senior Research Officer
    NARO- NaFIRRI, Kajjansi
    good content, pictures would drive the points even better!! e.g screening pond inlets
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    Denis Opio
    Fish Nutritionist
    NaFIRRI/ARDC Kajjansi
    Thanks. I guess poor pond design is a major drawback, yet most of us take it for granted
  • M
    Margaret Aanyu
    senior research officer
    national agricultural research organisation, aquaculture research and development center-kajjansi
    This is a very informative module. It may be good to add information on pond liming. Why and when to lime the pond, recommended lime to use and how much to apply.
  • G
    Gertrude Atukunda
    Good but needs more information.
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    John Walakira
    Senior Research Scientist
    National Fisheries Resources Research Institute
    Good. Include pictures (graphics) to make it more clear.
  • J
    Joseph Molnar
    Rural Sociologist
    Auburn University
    OK but wordy