If you missed the community kick-off event on March 8 or just want a refresher, here’s a video of the presentations and Q&A session: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dFG8o3Jh8-s&app=desktop. Thanks to Hattie Train for putting this piece together!
What does the video include?
Yvonne Thomas and James Crimp (Island Institute, Education Director and Marine Programs Associate) talk about Island Institute’s three-pronged approach to aquaculture work.
Curtis Bohlen (Casco Bay Estuary Partnership, Director) talks about CBEP’s new management plan and interest in aquaculture.
Nate Johnson (Island Institute Aquaculture Cohort, Member) talks about his experience applying for an aquaculture lease and the Department of Marine Resources shellfish zones.
Paul Dobbins (Ocean Approved, President) gives a presentation on the seaweed farming industry and shares lots of interesting facts about kelp and aquaculture.