News - Sustainable Fisheries and Aquaculture

Alabama MarketMaker and Gulf Seafood!

We continue to promote Gulf Seafood through our consumer education series (Seafood Savvy) in Fairhope, Alabama. We held our fifth installment on Jan. 13, 2015, and featured locally farm-raised catfish and locally caught red drum prepared by chefs...

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By: Beth Walton / Published: Feb 18, 2015

Document provides inventory of shellfish restoration policies

Shellfish restoration is a priority for many organizations in the Gulf of Mexico and around the country. It can be challenging for researchers conducting scientific research and organizations implementing shoreline and habitat restoration projects...

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By: Stephanie Otts / Published: Feb 05, 2015

2014 Oyster gardening season comes to an end

The Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium (MASGC) and the Alabama Cooperative Extension System, with partners Mobile Bay National Estuary Program recently completed the 2014 Oyster Gardening Season. This season, more than 80 volunteer gardeners...

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By: PJ Waters / Published: Dec 05, 2014