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What is aquaculture?
 

Aquaculture has been defined by the FAO as the farming of aquatic organisms including finfish, shellfish (mollusks and crustaceans) and aquatic plants. Farming implies some form of intervention in the rearing process to enhance production, such as regular restocking, feeding and protection from predators. Farming also implies individual or corporate ownership of cultivated stock.

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- by Rob Freudenberg

 


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Links

Fish Navy
Fish Navy looks to bring sustainable, integrated aquaculture farms to developing regions in the tropics and sub-tropics.
http://www.fishnavy.org

Seafood Choices Alliance
The Seafood Choices Alliance seeks to bring ocean conservation to the table by providing the seafood sector with the information they need to make sound choices about seafood.
http://www.seafoodchoices.com

SeaWeb
SeaWeb is an independent, not-for-profit ocean information center that reaches out to government officials, the media, and interested public to address the growing issue of fish farming in North America.
http://www.seaweb.org

Environmental Defense Seafood Selector
The Environmental Defense Seafood Selector is an educational tool to help consumers make sense of today's confusing array of information on fish.
http://www.environmentaldefense.org