Frequently Asked Questions


What is the Great Lakes Aquaculture Collaborative (GLAC)?

GLAC is a federally funded project that seeks to create a new Great Lakes region wide collaboration that can support an environmentally responsible, competitive, and sustainable aquaculture industry in the Great Lakes region through relevant, science-based initiatives.


Who are the participants of the Great Lakes Aquaculture Collaborative?

The GLAC project is composed of Sea Grant extension educators and university researchers from Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois-Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, New York, and Pennsylvania. The interdisciplinary GLAC will address barriers and develop opportunities for aquaculture in the Great Lakes region.


What are the Goals of GLAC?

The project’s primary goal is to provide relevant, science-based initiatives that support an environmentally responsible, competitive, and sustainable aquaculture industry in the Great Lakes region.

Resources

NOAA Aquaculture

USDA Aquaculture

Other Aquaculture

State Aquaculture Associations