Future of Oz Seafood Lies in Aquaculture

The Fish Site
by The Fish Site
23 July 2008, at 1:00am

AUSTRALIA - A Townsville aquaculture expert claims fish farming must be embraced to ensure the future of Australia's seafood market.

According to ABC news, professor Paul Southgate from James Cook University says fish stocks are quickly depleting as a result of growing consumer demand.

He says aquaculture could prevent a seafood shortage and the Federal Government needs to invest more in the science.

View the ABC News story by clicking here.