JASDev Journal of Aquaculture Studies and Development is a peer-reviewed electronic national journal. This statement clarifies the ethical behavior of all parties involved in the act of publishing an article in this journal, including the author, the chief editor, the Editorial Board, the Peer-reviewer­­­­­ and the Publisher (Aquaculture Study Program, Faculty of Marine Science and Fisheries, Hasanuddin University). This statement is based on COPE’s Best Practice Guidelines for Journal Editors.