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Title
Spawn, Spat and Sprains: A Manual for Aquaculture Safety in Alaska
Category
Mariculture
Subcategory
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Author
Jerry Dzugan and Dan Falvey
Description

This is the only book on the market that describes the dangers faced by shellfish farmers and salmon hatchery workers at the aquaculture worksite, and tells how to reduce the chance of injury. Marine safety experts wrote the manual in response to numerous requests from the industry. Chapters include physical and chemical hazards, proper lifting techniques, airplane and boat safety, basic first aid, electrical hazards, fire fighting, cold water survival, and coping with bears.

Document
Document Date
01/01/1998
Tags
Last Updated by
Sue Keller
Last Updated on
2017-01-05
Background photo: Kenai Range from Katchemak Bay.
Photo credit: Wonderlane, Seattle, WA.