Shellfish aquaculture

Shellfish Portal—Decision Support Tools

Access mapping tools and permitting information to inform site selections for shellfish aquaculture in coastal waters.

This portal points to resources that can help shellfish aquaculture growers and managers make better decisions regarding the siting of aquaculture activity in coastal waters. The compilation includes state-by-state information such as permit types, permitting guidance documents, permitting flowcharts, and regulations. The site also offers a variety of predictive modeling tools developed to assess the individual and cumulative effects of shellfish aquaculture farms on the environment.


Last modified
6 February 2018 - 2:49pm