AQUARIUS: Shellfish Sanitation Simulator, Rainfall and Water Quality Closure Rule Evaluator Version 3.0

Fred S. Conte, University of California, Davis

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Conte, F. C., and A. Ahmadi. 2011. A computerized model for evaluating new rainfall closure rules for conditionally approved shellfish growing areas. Trans. Am.Soc.Agri.Biol.Eng. 54(3):909-914.

Conte F.S. and A. Ahmadi. 2012. Evaluation of fecal coliform samples from Oakland Bay, Washington, using a new sanitation model. J. Environmental Health. 75(3):16-22.

Conte, F.C., & Ahmadi, A. (Submitted). Pearl: A new model for evaluating and managing shellfish growing water. Applied Engineering in Agriculture.


Sanitation Models Aquarius v2.0, Planning for Aquarius 3.0, and an Introduction to a New Sanitation Model, Pearl. Washington Shellfish Growers Conference, Union, Washington. March 8, 2011.


Conte, F. S. and A. Ahmadi. AQUARIUS: A Decision Support System for Aquaculture. 21st Century Watershed Technology: Improving Water Quality and Environment Conference Proceedings, Universidad EARTH, Guácimo, Limón, Costa Rica. 21-24 February 2010.

Conte, F.S. and A. Ahmadi. Evaluation of fecal coliform samples from Pensacola Bay, Florida (USA) using Pearl sanitation model. World Conference on Computers in Agriculture (WCCA 2012), National Training Institute of Farmers' Organization. Taipei, Taiwan. September 3-6, 2012.