Aquarium Awarded Funding for New Ocean Farming Public Education Initiative Through its Seafood for the Future Program

The Aquarium of the Pacific’s Seafood for the Future program and partners have been awarded $147,737 as part of the 2017 Sea Grant Aquaculture Initiative, the aquarium announced Tuesday.

Led by the aquarium, the project will involve the creation of a video series, and interactive and educational web-based content as part of a multi-channel communications strategy to educate the public about environmentally responsible sea farming, according to the release.

The collaborative project includes partnerships with USC Sea Grant, California Sea Grant, NOAA Office of Aquaculture, NOAA Fisheries, NOAA National Ocean Service, California Department of Fish and Wildlife and the Seafood Nutrition Partnership, according to the release…

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