Virginia Institute of Marine Science
Marine Resource Report No. 2008-10
Shellfish, Economy, Management
These Best Management Practices for the Virginia Shellfish Culture Industry have been endorsed by the following: - Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS), - VDACS governor-appointed Aquaculture Advisory Board, - Virginia Farm Bureau Federation Aquaculture Advisory Committee.
This project was funded by the Virginia Coast Zone Management Program at the Department of Environmental Quality through Grant #NA06NOS4190241 of the U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, under the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972, as amended. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the U. S. Department of Commerce, NOAA, or any of its subagencies.
Oesterling, M., & Luckenbach, M. (2008) Best Management Practices for the Virginia Shellfish Culture Industry. Marine Resource Report No. 2008-10. Virginia Institute of Marine Science, College of William and Mary. http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.21220/m2-q929-za83