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What do aquaculture workers do?

  • feed and grade fish, and monitor their growth
  • assist with farm layout and construct nets, long-lines and cages
  • check and look after pumps, equipment, fish housing and water quality
  • operate lifting equipment such as forklifts and small cranes
  • harvest fish and restock pens, pools, tanks, ponds, rivers and dams with juvenile fish
  • collect and record growth, production and water quality data

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