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Main Title Development of a policy framework for offshore marine aquaculture in the 3-200 mile U.S. ocean zone
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Cicin-Sain, Biliana.
Publisher University of Delaware, Center for the Study of Marine Policy,
Year Published 2001
OCLC Number 51214022
Subjects Mariculture--Government policy--United States ; Aquaculture--Government policy--United States ; Sustainable fisheries--Government policy--United States ; Aquaculture industry--Environmental aspects--United States ; Aquaculture industry--Licenses--United States
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ESAM  SH138.D48 2001 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 09/10/2004
Collation vii, 166 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Cover title. "July 2001"--Foreward, p. vi. "{F}irst comprehensive assessment of federal policy with respect to the development of aquaculture as a new ocean industry in federally-controlled waters off the U.S. coast ... {T}he report develops a set of policy approaches to address the gaps and deficiencies of current federal policy with respect to the siting and operation of aqquaculture facilities in the U.S. Exclusive Economic Zone (EZ)"--Executive summary, p. 1. Includes bibliographical references (p. 151-160).
Contents Notes
Marine aquaculture in the United States: potential and obstacles -- Review of past studies on marine aquaculture -- Analysis of past and current efforts to establish and operate marine aquaculture facilities in the United States -- The federal framework for administration of offshore marine aquaculture -- Relevant experiences from the U.S. coastal states -- Policy development in offshore aquaculture: lessons from the international arena -- Proposed policy framework for offshore marine aquaculture.