Borneo Journal of Marine Science and Aquaculture (BJoMSA)

Borneo Journal of Marine Science and Aquaculture (BJoMSA) is an international peer reviewed journal that publishes original research contributions to marine science, fisheries and aquaculture.

Although the Journal carries the regional name ‘Borneo’ it publishes papers from any part of the world, true to its international character.

The journal invites original papers, short communications and review articles. The Journal is aimed at a broad scientific audience and those subjects linked to science across a wide spectrum of disciplines. Therefore, scope of the Journal includes topics in various areas of:

  • Oceanography
  • Marine biodiversity
  • Marine ecosystem dynamics and ecological tipping points
  • Biology of marine organisms
  • Harmful algal blooms
  • Aquaculture
  • Smart fish farming systems
  • Stock enhancement and sea ranching
  • Seafood safety and security
  • Biomimicry and bioinspired designs for aquaculture and sea ranching
  • Marine biotechnology
  • Sustainable fisheries   
  • Social-ecological systems
  • Climate change impacts and adaptations

BJoMSA will provide a viable platform for researchers to share novel perspectives in the above disciplines. Interdisciplinary, transdisciplinary and multidisciplinary papers that generate innovative and problem-solving information in sustainable management of natural populations, restoration of marine critical habitats and development of blue economy for seafood security and socio-economic welfare will receive priority. 

Editorial message

Our editorial team comprises distinguished experts from various parts of the world in addition to our highly motivated scholars who render in-house support. Their inspiring advice and professional help are invaluable.  Reviewers who form the solid foundation of our journal’s assessment system help in selecting high-quality papers for publication. Of course, authors are the ones who submit their research contributions to make publication of the Journal possible. We are thankful to all of them.


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Vol 1 (2017)

Table of Contents


Saleem Mustafa, Cheng Ann Chen
Chin Yong Tan, German Bueno Galaz, Rossita Shapawi
Mazlin Mokhtar, Minhaz Farid Ahmed, Khai Ern Lee, Lubna Alam, Choo Ta Goh, Rahmah Elfithri, Jamil Tajam, Anthony Kim Hooi Wong
Seemab Zehra, Mukhtar A. Khan
Noor Diani Bambang Dwi Harsono, Julian Ransangan, Delta Jennety Denil, Kar Soon Tan
Gunzo Kawamura, Teodora Uy Bagarinao, Kazuhiko Anraku, Masaru Okamoto
Leong Seng Lim, Rian Freddie Firdaus, Rossita Shapawi, Gunzo Kawamura
Fui Yin Thien, Annita Seok Kian Yong
Shahbudin Saad, Fikri Akmal Khodzori
Abentin Estim, Rafidah Sudirman
Meng Chuan Ong, Amalina Ibrahim
John Barry Gallagher
Johnathan Daniel Maxey, Neil David Hartstein, Dorathy Penjinus, Alan Kerroux
Gunzo Kawamura, Teodora Uy Bagarinao, Annita Seok Kian Yong
Noriaki Akazawa, Mitsuru Eguchi