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NOAA Aquaculture Science Advice Handbook

NOAA Aquaculture Science Advice Handbook

With mounting interest in marine aquaculture development in the United States, there is a growing need to provide regulators with relevant and rigorously developed science advice to support and inform aquaculture management decisions. Science advice, for the purposes of this Handbook, refers to quality‐assured scientific information developed by subject matter experts.

Final Report to Governor Dunleavy, Alaska Region Aquaculture Accomplishments

Final Report to Governor Dunleavy, Alaska Region Aquaculture Accomplishments

This report is provided by the Alaska Mariculture Task Force to Governor Dunleavy as a requirement of the Administrative Order No. 297 that re-established the Task Force. State support, spanning multiple administrations, is critical to reach the goal of growing a $100 million per year mariculture industry in 20 years. The members of the Task Force deeply appreciate the leadership of Governor Dunleavy in support of mariculture development, and the work of his Alaska Development Team and State agencies in carrying out the Alaska Mariculture Development Plan.