Senate Fisheries Committee Calls for Creation of Federal Aquaculture Act
Today, the Standing Senate Committee on Fisheries and Oceans tabled its three-volume report on aquaculture.
In its report, the committee outlines 10 recommendations covering five main themes: legislative and regulatory framework; healthy aquacultured fish; healthy and productive ecosystems; research and development; and social license and public reporting.
Among its recommendations, the Committee calls for the creation of a federal aquaculture Act.
“The central message of our Senate ...