Dr. David B. Rouse

Professor Emeritus
Swingle 116C
334-844-4786
rousedb@auburn.edu

Field of Specialization
Crustacean & Molluscan Aquaculture

  • Special Honors & Awards
  • Research
  • Publications

Alumni Professorship, Auburn University (2001 – 2006)

Keynote lecture, Latin American Meeting of Astacology, Cuernavaca, MX.  (1999)

Keynote lecture, Special Aquaculture Symposium, Mexico City, MX (1998)

American Men and Women of Science
Board of Directors, International Association of Astacologist (1996- 1999)(1999-2001)
Board of Directors, World Aquaculture Society (1993 –1995)(1996-1998)
Treasurer, World Aquaculture Society (1995 – 1996)
Associate Editor, Journal of World Aquaculture Society (1991 – 1997)
Associate Editor, Progressive Fish-Culturist, American Fisheries Society (1992 – 1994)


Crustacean and mollusan aquaculture:  Biology and culture of Australian crayfish including development of hatchery and production systems. Development of aquaculture systems for marine shrimp including acclimation and nursery systems, feeding practices, water quality and effluent discharge management.  Oyster research including restoration and ecology of oyster reefs and development of suspended oyster aquaculture systems.

Title Journal Year
Effects of Stargrass Hay Supplementation on Growth and Survival of Juvenile Redclaw Crayfish Cherax quadricarinatus North American Journal of Aquaculture 2011
Distribution of Ground Water Suitable for Use in Saline-Water Aquaculture in Central and West-Central Alabama Journal of Applied Aquaculture 2009
Effect of the Dietary Ratio of Digestible Energy to Crude Protein on Growth and Feed Conversion in Juvenile Pacific White Shrimp Litopenaeus vannamei under Similar Levels of Daily Protein Consumptionn North American Journal of Aquaculture 2008
Replacement of fish meal with poultry by-product meal in practical diets for redclaw crayfish (Cherax quadricarinatus) Aquaculture Nutrition 2008
Potassium budget for inland, saline water shrimp ponds in Alabama Aquacultural Engineering 2007
Variable feed allowance with constant protein input for the pacific white shrimp Litopenaeus vannamei reared under semi-intensive conditions in tanks and ponds Aquaculture 2007
Alternative diets for the Pacific white shrimp Litopenaeus vannamei Aquaculture 2007
Replacement of fish meal in practical diets for the Pacific white shrimp (Litopenaeus vannamei) reared under pond conditions Aquaculture 2007
Growout of Pacific White Shrimp, Litopenaeus vannamei, Stocked into Production Ponds at Three Different Ages Journal of the World Aquaculture Society 2007
Potassium Adsorption by Bottom Soils in Ponds for Inland Culture of Marine Shrimp in Alabama Journal of the World Aquaculture Society 2007
The Influence of Artemia and Algal Supplements during the Nursery Phase of Rearing Pacific White Shrimp, Litopenaeus vannamei Journal of the World Aquaculture Society 2007
The effects of monosex culture and stocking density on survival, growth and yield of redclaw crayfish (Cherax quadricarinatus) in earthen ponds Aquaculture 2006
Nursery Protocols for the Rearing of the Brown Shrimp, Farfantepenaeus aztecus: Effects of Stocking Density and Salinity Journal of Applied Aquaculture 2006
Salt Discharge from an Inland Farm for Marine Shrimp in Alabama Journal of the World Aquaculture Society 2006
A Case Study on Feed Management to Improving Production and Economic Returns for the Semi-Intensive Pond Production of Litopenaeus vannamei Avances en Nutricion Acuicola VIII - Memorias del Septimo Simposio Internacional de Nutricion Acuicola 2006
Plant Proteins Effectively Replace Fishmeal in Shrimp Feed Trial Global Aquaculture Advocate 2006
Effects of Potassium, Magnesium and Age on Growth and Survival of Litopenaeus vannamei Post-Larvae Reared in Inland Low Salinity Well Waters in West Alabama Journal of the World Aquaculture society 2005
Partial and total replacement of fish meal with soybean meal and brewer's grains with yeast in practical diets for Australian red claw crayfish, Cherax quadricarinatus Aquaculture 2004
Effect of dietary cholesterol on growth and survival Aquaculture 2004
Stocking Density, Nursery Duration Influence Shrimp Growth, Survival During Growout Global Aquaculture Advocate 2004
Influence of nursery period on the growth and survival of Litipenaeus vannamei under pond production conditions Journal of the World Aquaculture Society 2004
A Preliminary Assessment of Growth, Survival, Yield, and Economic Return of Australian Red Claw Crayfish, Cherax quadricarinatus, Stocked at Three Densities in Earthen Ponds in a Cool, Temperate Climate Journal of Applied Aquaculture 2004
Growth, Processing Measurements, Tail Meat Yield, and Tail Meat Proximate Composition of Male and Female Australian Red Claw Crayfish, Cherax quadricarinatus, Stocked into Earthen Ponds Journal of Applied Aquaculture 2004
Development of Expressed Sequence Tags from Eastern Oyster (Crassostrea virginica): Lessons Learned from Previous Efforts Marine Biotechnology 2004
Effects of dietary lipid level and source on growth Aquaculture 2003
Suitability studies of inland well waters for Aquaculture 2003
Lecithin requirements of juvenile Australian Aquaculture Nutrition 2003
Effect on Growth, Survival, and Fatty Acid Composition of Australian Red Claw Crayfish Cherax quadricarinatus Fed Practical Diets With and Without Supplemental Lecithin and/or Cholesterol Journal of the World Aquaculture Society 2003
Shrimp culture in low-salinity waters inland World Aquaculture 2002
Acclimation of Litopenaeus vannamei postlarvae to low salinity: influence of age, salinity endpoint and rate of salinity reduction Journal of the World Aquaculture Society 2002
Growth Characteristics of the Australian Redclaw Crayfish, Cherax quadricarinatus, Cultured in an Indoor Recirculating System Journal of Applied Aquaculture 2002
Considerations for Litopenaeus vannamei Reared in Inland Low Salinity Waters VI Internacional Symposium on Aquaculture Nutrition 2002
Higher minimum dissolved oxygen concentrations increase penaeid shrimp yields in earthen ponds Aquaculture 2001
Evaluation of Automated Aeration Control in Shrimp Ponds Journal of Applied Aquaculture 2001
Oyster Crassostrea virginica Spat Settlement as it Relates to the Restoration of Fish River Reef in Mobile Bay, Alabama Journal of the World Aquaculture Society 2000
An in situ study on the survival and growth of Crassostrea virginica juveniles in Bon Secour Bay, Alabama Journal of Shellfish Research 2000
Australian Red Claw Crayfish (Book chapter) Encyclopedia of Aquaculture 2000
Forage-Based Feeding in Commercial Red Claw Ponds in Ecuador Journal of Applied Aquaculture 2000
Evaluating Sediment Accretion on a Relic Oyster Reef in Mobile Bay, Alabama Journal of Applied Aquaculture 2000
Treatment of harvest discharge from intensive shrimp ponds by settling Aquacultural Engineering 1999
Production of Australian Red Claw Cherax quadricarinatus in Polyculture with Nile Tilapia Oreochromis niloticus Journal of the World Aquaculture Society 1998
Australian Red Claw Crayfish Southern Regional Aquaculture Center Publication 1997
Evaluation of Several Commercial Feeds and a Crustacean Reference Diet for Juvenile Australian Red Claw Crayfish, Cherax quadricarinatus Journal of Applied Aquaculture 1996
Growth and Survival of the Australian Red Claw Crayfish Cherax quadricarinatus at Three Densities in Earthen Ponds Journal of the World Aquaculture Society 1996
Sampling Shrimp Populations in Hatcheries Journal of the World Aquaculture Society 1996
Effects of water temperature, density and sex ration on the spawning rate of red claw crayfish, Cherax quadricarinatus Journal of the World Aquaculture society 1995
AUSTRALIAN CRAYFISH CULTURE IN THE AMERICAS Journal of Shellfish Research 1995
Cherax destructor, C. tenuimanus and C. quadricarinatus ( Decapoda ): parastacidae: a comparative review of biological traits relating to aquaculture potential Freshwater Crayfish 1995
Factors influencing spawning of Cherax quadricarinatus in indoor hatcheries Freshwater Crayfish 1995
Toxicity of ammonia and nitrite to hatchling redclaw crayfish, Cherax quadricarinatus Freshwater Crayfish 1995
Economic Feasibility and Risk Analysis of Australian Red Claw Crayfish Cherax quadricarinatus Aquaculture in the Southeastern United States Journal of the World Aquaculture Society 1994
Effects of Salinity on Hatching and Post-Hatch Survival of the Australian Red Claw Crayfish Cherax quadricarinatus Journal of the World Aquaculture Society 1994
Indoor Spawning and Egg Development of the Red Claw Crayfish Cherax quadricarinatus Journal of the World Aquaculture Society 1994
Comparisons of Two By-products and a Prepared Diet as Organic Fertilizers on Growth and Survival of Larval Paddlefish, Polyodon spathula, in Earthen Ponds Journal of Applied Aquaculture 1993
Interactions and disease relationships between Australian red claw crayfish (Cherax quadricarinatus) and red swamp crayfish (Procambarus clarkii) in communal culture ponds Frehwater Crayfish 1993
Intersex Australian Red Claw Caryfish (Cherax Quadricarinatus) Journal of Shellfish Research 1993
Use of Sodium Chloride to Improve Survival of the Australian Crayfish Cherax tenuimanus Progressive Fish Culturist 1992
Enhancement of the Fatty Acid Composition of the Nematode Panagrellus redivivus Using Three Different Media Journal of the World Aquaculture Society 1992
Influence of salinity and temperature on molting and survival of the Australian freshwater crayfish (Cherax tenuimanus) Aquaculture 1992
Survival and Growth of Marron Cherax tenuimanus in Outdoor Tanks in the Southeastern USA Journal of the World Aquaculture Society 1992
Australian crayfish promising for Alabama aquaculture Highlights of Agricultural Research 1991
Yield Characteristics of the Free-Living Nematode Panagrellus redivivus in Different Culture Media Progressive Fish Culturist 1990
Growth Response of Macrobrachiurn rosenbergii to Different Levels of Hardness Journal od the World Aquaculture Society 1989
Demonstrating the use of risk programming for aquacultural farm management: the case of Penaeid shrimp in Panama Journal of the World Aquaculture Society 1987
Effects of stocking size and density of tilapia on Macrobrachium rosenbergii in polyculture Journal of the world Aquaculture Society 1987
Producing freshwater shrimp in ponds may be option on Alabama farms Highlights of Agricultural Research 1987
Effects of manures and pelleted feeds on survival, growth and yield of Penaeus stylirostris and Penaeus vannamei in Panama Aquaculture 1986
Comparison of four techniques for prawn, Macrobrachium rosenbergii, nursery rearing Journal of the World Aquaculture Society 1985
Acute toxicity of trichlorfon to juvenile freshwater prawn Progressive Fish-Culturist 1983
EVALUATION OF THE PRODUCTION POTENTIA L OF Macrobrachiurn r o s e n b e r g i i I N MONOCULTURE AND I N POLYCULTURE WITH T i l a p i a a u r e a Journal of the World Mariculture Society 1982
Comments by Chairman Producing & Marketing Catfish in the Tennessee Valley 1971

71 Records Total


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