The Introduction of the Special Issue

There is no doubt that the climate change is going to affect the sustainable development of aquaculture worldwide. Aquaculture is a significant contributor to food and nutrition security and the livelihoods of rural communities.Thus, there is a need to strengthening a regulatory frameworks and adaptive capacities, the ecosystem approach to aquaculture, integrated  aquaculture systems, climate-resilient practices and techniques along the aquaculture supply chains to help aquaculture stakeholders to adapt to climate change by understanding and reducing vulnerabilities, piloting new practices and technologies.


The Research Scope of the Special Issue

·Aquaculture and climate change

·Aquaculture and climate change

·Ecosystem approach to aquaculture in face of climate change

·Climate-resilient practices along the aquaculture supply chain

· Integrated  aquaculture systems

·Fish adaptation to climate change

·New technologies to produce climate adaptive fish strains


Submission guidelines

All papers should be submitted via the Probe-Fishery Science and Aquaculture submission system:

Submitted articles should not be published or under review elsewhere. All submissions will be subject to the journal’s standard peer review process. Criteria for acceptance include originality, contribution, scientific merit and relevance to the field of interest of the Special Issue.


Important Dates

Paper Submission Due: June 21 , 2019


The Lead Guest Editor

Mohamed E. Megahed