15. Balancing Economic Development and Conservation of Living Marine Resources and Habitats: The Role of Resource Managers

  1. Sandra E. Shumway
  1. Tessa L. Getchis1 and
  2. Cori M. Rose2

Published Online: 30 AUG 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470960967.ch15

Shellfish Aquaculture and the Environment

Shellfish Aquaculture and the Environment

How to Cite

Getchis, T. L. and Rose, C. M. (2011) Balancing Economic Development and Conservation of Living Marine Resources and Habitats: The Role of Resource Managers, in Shellfish Aquaculture and the Environment (ed S. E. Shumway), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470960967.ch15

Editor Information

  1. Department of Marine Sciences, University of Connecticut, Groton, CT, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Connecticut Sea Grant, University of Connecticut, Groton, CT, USA

  2. 2

    New England Division, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Concord, MA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 AUG 2011
  2. Published Print: 10 JUL 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813814131

Online ISBN: 9780470960967

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Keywords:

  • living marine resources and resource managers;
  • bivalve shellfish production;
  • shellfish aquaculture on marine environment;
  • physical aquaculture structures;
  • shellfish aquaculture industry regulation;
  • near-shore aquaculture;
  • USEPA's involvement;
  • best management practices (BMPs);
  • industry-driven BMPs

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Regulatory framework for shellfish aquaculture in the United States

  • Environmental best management practices (BMPs)

  • Environmental marketing and other incentive programs

  • Conclusions

  • Literature cited