2013 WAS Conference

2013 Aquaculture Conference Abstracts
February 21-25, 2013
In 2013, the World Aquaculture Association hosted a triennial aquaculture conference with the National Shellfisheries Association in Nashville, Tennessee. Research and extension faculty contributed presentations about their work pertaining to the Florida shellfish aquaculture industry.


  • Preparing for Climate Change: Increasing Hard Clam Survival in Florida Using Biomarkers of Thermal Tolerance
  • Cedar Key Everlasting: An Educational Tool to Inspire Appreciation by the Public for Shellfish Aquaculture
  • Eliminating Barriers to Commercial Production of the Sunray Venus Clam in Florida