Aquatic Biotechnology Sustainability and Innovative Solutions

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  • Mehmet Reşit Taysı Bingöl University, Faculty of Agriculture, 12100-Bingöl, Türkiye
  • Muammer KIRICI Bingöl University, Food Agriculture and Livestock Vocational School, Department of Veterinary Health, 12100-Bingöl, Türkiye



Aquaculture, Aquatic organisms, Biotechnology, Aquatic ecosystems


Aquatic biotechnology plays a pivotal role in addressing the pressing sustainability challenges facing our planet's aquatic ecosystems. This abstract explores innovative solutions and their potential to enhance sustainability in this critical field. In recent years, aquatic environments have faced unprecedented threats, including pollution, overfishing, habitat degradation, and climate change. These challenges have spurred the development of novel biotechnological approaches aimed at conserving aquatic biodiversity and promoting sustainable resource management. One of the key areas of innovation in aquatic biotechnology is the development of aquaculture techniques that reduce environmental impacts while increasing food production. Sustainable aquaculture practices involve the use of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) to enhance disease resistance, improve feed efficiency, and reduce the environmental footprint of fish farming. Additionally, biotechnology plays a crucial role in restoring damaged aquatic ecosystems through techniques such as bioremediation and habitat restoration. Furthermore, advancements in genetic research and molecular biology have enabled scientists to better understand aquatic organisms' physiology, behavior, and adaptation mechanisms. This knowledge is instrumental in developing strategies to mitigate the effects of climate change on aquatic ecosystems, such as breeding programs for heat-tolerant and disease-resistant species. In conclusion, aquatic biotechnology offers promising and sustainable solutions to address the complex challenges facing our aquatic environments. By harnessing the power of innovation in this field, we can promote the conservation of biodiversity, responsible resource management, and the long-term health of our planet's aquatic ecosystems.


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Taysı, M. R., & KIRICI, M. (2024). Aquatic Biotechnology Sustainability and Innovative Solutions. Hydrobiological Research, 2(1), 12–20.