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Systems for the culture of tilapia in arid lands are considered. Mariculture, integrated aquaculture-agriculture or warmwater aquaculature and closed aquaculture systems are covered. The potential for expansion of tilapia culture in arid lands will depend on the delicate interplay between system complexity and cost, operating costs and market potential.