If you are interested in a career in Aquaculture we have a number of training providers listed
The Social and Community Effects of Salmon Farming and Rearing

NZIER report on the economic contribution of marine farming in the Marlborough region

Provision of ecological and ecosystem services by mussel farming in the Marlborough Sounds

Healthy Coastal Ecosystems

THE BLUE MUSSEL PROJECT: Research into a solution to the oversettlement of blue mussels.
90 MILE BEACH PROJECT: Research to assess the quality and viability of spat before it leaves Kaitaia.
MARINE FARM COMPLIANCE: Marine farm compliance audit partnership programme
Welcome |The Marine Farming Association Inc (MFA) is a subscription based organisation, representing marine farmers in the top of the South Island of New Zealand.

The Marine Farming Association has been set up with the objective to promote, foster, advance, encourage, aid and develop the rights and interests of its members and the marine farming industry in general.

Farmers in this area of New Zealand grow approximately 80% of the marine products farmed in New Zealand. The major species include Greenshell™ mussels and king salmon. Other species include seaweeds, pacific oysters and paua (abalone). Sales from these farms exceed $200 million per year.

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Marine Farming Association videos.
Short version - 3 min 31 sec Long Version - 34 min 26 sec

MFA Environment Programme Induction Video








Salmon farming in the Marlborough Sounds
- NZ King Salmon.
6 min 54 secs  
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