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C.O.D.

CADMIUM

CALCITE

CALCIUM

CALCIUM OXIDE

CALIBRATION

CALIGUS ELONGATUS

CALIGUS FLEXISPINA

CANCER

CANNIBALISM

CANNULA

CANNULATION

CANTHAXANTHIN

CAPILLARY

CAPILLARY ACTION

CARBOHYDRATE

CARBON CYCLE

CARBON DIOXIDE (CO<sub>2</sub>)

CARBON FILTER

CARBONATE

CARCINOGENIC

CARCINOMA

CARDIAC MYOPATHY SYNDROME

CARDIAC PUNCTURE

CARNIVOROUS

CAROFUR

CAROTENOIDS

CARRAGEENIN

CARRIER

CARRIER STATE

CARTILAGE

CARTILAGINOUS FISH

CASCADE

CATABOLISM

CATALYST

CATARACT

CATECHOLAMINE

CATHETER

CATHETERIZATION

CAUDAL PEDUNCLE

CAULIFLOWER DISEASE

CAUSATIVE AGENT

CAUSE-SPECIFIC MORTALITY RATE

CELL MEDIATED IMMUNITY

CELLULAR IMMUNE RESPONSE

CENTRIFUGE

CERCARIUM

CEROID

CESTODA

CHANNEL CATFISH VIRUS DISEASE (CCVD)

CHELA

CHELIPED

CHEMICAL FILTRATION

CHEMICAL OXYGEN DEMAND (COD)

CHEMOTHERAPY

CHILODONELLA

CHITIN

CHLAMYS

CHLORAMINES

CHLORAMPHENICOL

CHLORINATION

CHLORINE

CHLOROPHYLL

CHLORTETRACYCLINE

CHOLANGITIS

CHOLESTEROL

CHOLINE

CHROMAFFIN TISSUE

CHROMATOPHORES

CHROMATOSIS

CHRONIC

CHRONIC INFECTION

CIRRHOSIS

CLAM

CLEANER FISHES

CLEAR WATER METHOD

CLEARANCE TIME

CLINICAL

CLINICAL INFECTION

CLOSED (-CYCLE) SYSTEM

CLOTTING FACTOR

COAGULATION

COBALT

COCCIDIA

COCCIDOSIS

CODE OF PRACTICE

COLDWATER DISEASE

COLDWATER VIBRIOSIS

COLUMNARIS DISEASE

COMBUSTION

COMMUNICABLE DISEASE

COMPETITION

CONCENTRATION

CONCENTRATION RESPONSE CURVE

CONGENITAL

CONGESTION

CONSUMER

CONTAGIOUS DISEASE

CONTAGIOUSNESS

CONTAINMENT

CONTROL

COPEPODS

COPPER (Cu)

CORNEA

CORPUSCLE

CORPUSCLES OF STANNIUS

CORTISOL

COSTIASIS

COTTON WOOL DISEASE

COUNTERSTAIN

CRAB

CRASSOSTREA

CRAYFISH

CRITICAL THERMAL MAXIMUM (CTM)

CROSS INFECTION

CRUSTACEANS

CRYPTOCOTYLE

CTENOPHARYNGODON IDELLA

CULTCH

CUPPED OYSTER (Crassostrea )

CYANOBACTERIA

CYANOHAEMOGLOBIN

CYPRINIDS

CYST

CYTOPATHIC

CYTOPATHOLOGY

CYTOPLASM

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CODE OF PRACTICE

Definition

To achieve certain environmental or management objectives, many industries and agencies have developed Codes of Best Practice or Codes of Conduct (in some cases Guidelines) for specific purposes. For example, ICES (International Council for the Exploration of the Sea) has developed a Code of Practice on "The Introduction of non-indigenous marine species" in order to provide guidance on the risks associated with the transfer of parasites, diseases and exotic species into habitats where they could do harm. Codes are being developed in relation to fish farm management (e.g. Norway, Chile and other countries now have codes for salmon farming, dealing with hatchery operation, smolt production, and grow-out facilities) and other sectors are expected to follow suit. Though such Codes are non-statutory and not legally binding, to ignore them may have serious consequences for producers in respect of market (consumer) acceptance, or in terms of potential liability where damage caused by poor husbandry or inadequate management procedures has occurred.

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