Month: November 2014

E&E Publishing: Debate churns as NOAA is set to open U.S. waters to aquaculture

Emily Yehle, E&E reporter, Thursday, November 20, 2014 Giant cages float off the shores of Hawaii, housing hundreds of thousands of yellowtail snapper in the deep waters of the Pacific. The so-called Hawaiian Kampachi spend about one year in their net

The Log: Fish Farm Planned off San Diego Coast

By Parimal M. Rohit, Nov. 13 2014 —  – SAN DIEGO – A partnership involving a fishery, nonprofit and private equity firm hopes to establish the first open-water finfish farm in federal waters just off the coast of San Diego.

Scripps Institute of Oceanography: Experts Address Aquaculture’s Future at Scripps Forum

By Mario C. Aguilera, Nov. 14, 2014 — With a spirit of enthusiasm, optimism, and collaboration, Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego Director Margaret Leinen kicked off a discussion forum on the future of aquaculture in California on