|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||209/235 ; 209/272 ; 430/065 ; 403/004 ; 430/045 ; 506/009 ; 506/008|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 13 인용 특허 : 6|
Methods and apparatus are provided for harvesting aquaculture from a body of water. The apparatus includes a continuous belt which is partially submerged in the water. A flow of water is created which forces aquaculture against the moving belt and the belt then lifts the aquaculture into the vessel. The aquaculture is then deposited on a moving belt which initially filters out a selected species from the aquaculture and deposits the selected species in a settling compartment. The selected species is then pumped from the settling compartment to a second c...
[ What is claimed and desired to be secured by United States Patent is:] [1.]1. An apparatus for separating a selected species from aquaculture harvested from a body of water the apparatus comprising:(a) extraction means for continuously removing a portion of the aquaculture from the body of water; and(b) a porous screen positioned to receive aquaculture harvested from the body of water and to separate at least a portion of the selected species from the aquaculture, wherein the porous screen comprises a plurality of pores extending therethrough, the pore...