Floating aquaculture cages in water

Photo by Chuck Weirich

Here are some links for those looking to get started with shellfish aquaculture. For more questions, contact Chuck Weirich, 252-222-6314, chuck_weirich@ncsu.edu.


DMF Shellfish Lease Program

portal.ncdenr.org/web/mf/habitat/enhancement/shellfish-leases

Contact Valerie Wunderly, 252-808-8061, valerie.wunderly@ncdenr.gov


UNCW NC Shellfish Aquaculture Siting Tool

uncw.edu/benthic/sitingtool/

Contact Troy Alphin, 910-962-2395, alphint@uncw.edu


USDA Farm Service Agency Programs

fsa.usda.gov

Contact Kay Yates, 252-637-3567, kay.yates@nc.usda.gov