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offshore aquaculture

S. 4723

ELR Congressional Update

Gulf Fishermens Ass'n v. National Marine Fisheries Service

ELR Case

A district court ruled in favor of fishermen's challenge to NMFS regulations regarding offshore aquaculture in federal waters of the Gulf of Mexico. The fishermen argued that the regulations were facially invalid because they fall...

Federal Environmental Permitting of Offshore Aquaculture: Coverage and Challenges

ELR Article

Aquaculture is an important and growing element of the domestic and international food supply; however, the industry has grown slowly in the United States, where offshore facilities remain rare despite recent interest in deploying new...