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Aquaculture Data Sources

United Nations Fisheries and Agriculture Organization (FAO)

Fisheries and Aquaculture Department:
http://www.fao.org/fi/website/FIRetrieveAction.do?dom=topic&fid=16064

United States

The National Marine Fisheries Service's Fisheries of the United States publications. NMFS has indicated that their aquaculture data is a mixture of USDA census data and statistics from individual states.

Fisheries of the United States Publications:
http://www.st.nmfs.gov/st1/publications.html

USDA Censuses of Aquaculture:
http://www.agcensus.usda.gov/

Alaska

Alaska Dept. of Fish and Game, Division of Commercial Fisheries. Statewide Aquatic Farming Production and Farm Gate Value 1996-2005.
http://www.cf.adfg.state.ak.us/geninfo/enhance/maricult/aqfarm_i/96-04farm.php

Alaska Dept. of Fish and Game, Division of Commercial Fisheries. Annual Mariculture Report (for years 2003, 2002, 1995, 1992, and 1991)
http://www.cf.adfg.state.ak.us/geninfo/enhance/maricult/maricult.php

Western Regional Aquaculture Center Publication. Western Regional Aquaculture Industry Situation and Outlook Report, Volume 6.
http://www.fish.washington.edu/wrac/annualrpt.html

California

Western Regional Aquaculture Center Publication. Western Regional Aquaculture Industry Situation and Outlook Report, Volume 6.
http://www.fish.washington.edu/wrac/annualrpt.html

Connecticut

Oyster and Hard Clam statistics from the Connecticut Department of Agriculture
http://www.ct.gov/doag/cwp/view.asp?a=1369&q=271358

Florida

Data from the Florida Agricultural Statistics Service and the Florida Department of Agriculture. Florida Aquaculture Report for years 1987, 1989, 1991, 1993, 1995, 1997, 1999, 2001, 2003, and 2005
http://www.nass.usda.gov/Statistics_by_State/Florida/Publications/Aquaculture/index.asp

Hawaii

National Agricultural Statistics Service, Hawaii Field Office. Hawaii Aquaculture.
http://www.nass.usda.gov/hi/speccrop/aqua.htm
http://www.nass.usda.gov/hi/stats/t_of_c.htm

Maine

Maine Department of Marine Resources. Maine Finfish Aquaculture Harvest 1988-2005.
http://www.maine.gov/dmr/aquaculture/leaseinventory2006/documents/FinfishHarvestChart.pdf

Maryland

Maryland Seafood and Aquaculture, Department of Agriculture. Report of the 2003 Survey of Aquaculture Operations.
http://marylandseafood.org/aquaculture/2003_report.php

Massachusetts

Massachusetts office of Coastal Zone Management. Massachusetts Aquaculture White Paper-Economics of Aquaculture.
http://www.mass.gov/czm/wpmecon.htm

North Carolina

North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. North Carolina Aquaculture Statistics.
http://www.ncagr.com/aquacult/

Oregon

Western Regional Aquaculture Center Publication. Western Regional Aquaculture Industry Situation and Outlook Report, Volume 6.
http://www.fish.washington.edu/wrac/annualrpt.html

Rhode Island

State of Rhode Island Coastal Resources Management Council. Aquaculture in Rhode Island Yearly Status Reports. For years 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, and 1999.
http://www.crmc.state.ri.us/pubs/index.html#annuals

Washington

Western Regional Aquaculture Center Publication. Western Regional Aquaculture Industry Situation and Outlook Report, Volume 6.
http://www.fish.washington.edu/wrac/annualrpt.html

Aquaculture Biotechnology

Maine Aquaculture Innovation Center
http://www.maineaquaculture.org/industry/biotech.html

NOAA Aquaculture Information Center
http://www.lib.noaa.gov/docaqua/frontpage.htm

Aquaculture Network Information Center
http://aquanic.org/

updated 2-Aug-2007