2010 WAS Conference

2010 Aquaculture Conference Abstracts

March 1-5, 2010

In 2010, the World Aquaculture Association hosted a triennial aquaculture conference with the National Shellfisheries Association in San Diego, California. Research and extension faculty contributed presentations about their work pertaining to the Florida shellfish aquaculture industry.


  • Consumer Acceptance of Cultured Sunray Venus Clams in Florida
  • Hybrid Clams for Florida Aquaculture: Laboratory Evaluation
  • Non-traditional Bivalve Species for Florida Aquaculture: Prospects and Constraints
  • Decision-support Tools for Small-scale Clam Growers in Florida
  • Culture of Hard Clam Hybrids: Results of Growout Production Trials