Fishery, Aquaculture, and Marine Mammal Legislation in the 110th Congress

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Aquaculture — the farming of fish, shellfish, and other aquatic animals and plants in a controlled environment — is expanding rapidly abroad, with more modest advances in the United States. This report discusses the federal laws and regulations that guide the management of resources in open ocean and near-shore coastal areas.

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Buck, Eugene H. June 13, 2008.

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  • Buck, Eugene H. Specialist in Natural Resources Policy; Resources, Science, and Industry Division

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  • Main Title: Fishery, Aquaculture, and Marine Mammal Legislation in the 110th Congress
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Aquaculture — the farming of fish, shellfish, and other aquatic animals and plants in a controlled environment — is expanding rapidly abroad, with more modest advances in the United States. This report discusses the federal laws and regulations that guide the management of resources in open ocean and near-shore coastal areas.

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  • June 13, 2008

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Buck, Eugene H. Fishery, Aquaculture, and Marine Mammal Legislation in the 110th Congress, report, June 13, 2008; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc805885/: accessed December 13, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.