Ocean Stewards Encourages Seafood Industry to Support AQUAA Act
SEAFOODNEWS.COM [SeafoodNews] - October 4, 2018
The Ocean Stewards Institute applauds the Advancing the Quality and Understanding of American Aquaculture (AQUAA) Act, recently introduced in the House of Representatives by U.S. Reps. Steven Palazzo,R-‐Miss., and Collin Peterson, D-Minn. The legislation would streamline the permitting process – while maintaining strict environmental standards – for aquaculture farms in offshore federal waters. The bill would also fund research and extension services to support the growth of aquaculture in the U.S., the Institute said in a press release. The House bill is identical to one ...
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