Aquaculture Links

In 2011 AquaNIC, the Aquaculture Network Information Center located at Purdue University, closed its doors. AquaNIC served as a clearinghouse for aquaculture resources, with links to thousands of websites, events calendars, publications, job services, directories and more. The job locator service has been moved to Find more job listings on our employment page.

Listed below are a few alternative sites for aquaculture resources:

USDA's National Institute of Food and Agriculture, formerly known as CSREES (Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Services).

Alternative Farming Systems Information Center (AFSIC) at the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural Library with links to reports, marketing information, databases, bulletins, etc.

National Association of State Aquaculture Coordinators (NASAC) with links to directories of state coordinators and animal health experts, as well as extension agencies.

Northeastern Regional Aquaculture Center and Southern Regional Aquaculture Center, with educational resources, fact sheets, and directories.

The Delaware Aquaculture Resource Center, with information about aquaculture in Delaware and the Mid-Atlantic region.

Conduct an advanced Google search at using "shellfish aquaculture" or a more specific search term in the search box, and entering ".edu" in the box that says, "Search within a site or domain."