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Aquaculture,also known as aquafarming, is the farming of fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatic plants, algae, and other organisms. Aquaculture involves cultivating freshwater and saltwater populations under controlled conditions, and can be contrasted with commercial fishing, which is the harvesting of wild fish. Mariculture refers to aquaculture practiced in marine environments and in underwater habitats.

Kick-off Meeting Algae & Climate

can producing and consuming more algae make a significant contribution to our climate goals?

Start date: 20/01/2022 - 15:00
Last update: 19/01/22

Algae, shellfish and nutrients

Non-fed aquaculture can produce protein with a very low carbon footprint. It can also absorb the nutrients that lead to eutrophicatuion in our seas. Can an expansion of aquaculture reduce eutrophication? Are there enough nutrients? What is impact on fishing? This project will find out.

Start date: 14/12/2021 (All day)
Last update: 14/12/21

Mussels, climate change and disease

Lunchtime Conference DG-MARE Reue Joseph II, 99, Brussels Sustainable shellfish, climate change and food safety

Start date: 06/06/2013 - 12:30
Last update: 04/06/13

European Association of Fisheries Economics. Green and Blue Growth

Start date: 02/05/2012 - 12:00
Last update: 08/12/11

Meeting of WG 2 20 September 2011

Start date: 20/09/2011 - 09:00
Last update: 23/01/15

ACFA Working Group II- 25-5-2011

Start date: 25/05/2011 - 10:00
Last update: 23/01/15


  WG2 "Aquaculture" will have a meeting on 25/11/2010 (tbc)

Start date: 20/09/2010 - 17:30
Last update: 23/01/15


The WG2 "Aquaculture" of ACFA will meet in Brussels, on 3 June 2010, at CCAB (Rue Froissart 36) room 4D, from 9h30 to 18h00.

Start date: 03/06/2010 - 09:30
Last update: 23/01/15

"Europe - Latin America Aquaculture Innovation Network Meeting" (3.5)

Innovamar is currently working to set up a network of organisations from European and Latin American countries committed to the promotion and encouragement of RTDI in the field of aquaculture.

Start date: 19/05/2010 - 11:15
Last update: 23/01/15

ACFA - WG2 "Aquaculture" - 13/10/2009

The WG2 "Aquaculture" of the ACFA is having a meeting on 13/10/2009 in Brussels, from 10h00 to 17h00. The draft agenda will be available soon. VENUE:

Start date: 13/10/2009 - 10:00
Last update: 23/01/15