Aquaculture: What You Need to Know in a Three Minute Video

Written by on September 28, 2012 in Marine Life

Did you know that aquaculture is the world’s fastest-growing form of food production?

If you’ve ever wanted to learn more about aquaculture, also known as fish farming, then check out this video released by NOAA Fisheries Service.  It discusses the pros and cons, as well as the growth of the aquaculture industry in the United States.

To learn more, check out some of these links:

Harvesting mussles in Washington. Photo credit NMFS/NOAA.

Harvesting mussles in Washington. Photo credit NMFS/NOAA.

Copyright © 2012 by Marine Science Today, a publication of Marine Science Today LLC.

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About the Author: Emily Tripp is the Publisher and Editor of She holds marine science and biology degrees from the University of Miami's Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science and a Master of Advanced Studies degree in Marine Biodiversity and Conservation from Scripps Institution of Oceanography. When she's not writing about marine science, she's probably running around outside or playing with her dog. .


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