13:14 Sep 9, 2000
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: alevinaje
busque "alevín" y dice que son los peces jovenes que se echan a un estanque para volver a poblarlo.
Alevín = small fish
Rafael Romero

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naAnadromous fish restoration (the process)
Yvette Camou
naFingerling farming, Fish hatchery, Fingerling production
Jesús Paredes
nafish hatchery
Yolanda Broad



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fish hatchery

Andabas en lo bueno--es donde se crían los alevines

I'm putting the Google page for *alevinaje* below, FYI.

And here's a line from one of the entries:

Técnicas de reproducción y alevinaje de peces de agua dulce.

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Fingerling farming, Fish hatchery, Fingerling production

The term refers to breeding of fingerlings used for stocking lakes, ponds, etc.

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Anadromous fish restoration (the process)

Alevinaje is not the fish hatchery, where the process is being carried away, or even the watershed. Alevinaje is the process of obtaining alevine fishes to keep population of those fishes at targeted levels. It's one of the many tools of Aquaculture.

    Reference: http://fao.acuacultura..76
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