Continual improvement and certification
GLOBAL TRADE (INCLUDING HOW TO STOP WILDLIFE CRIME)
Fish are the most traded global commodity. Many small scale, artisianal fisheries are key economic drivers for reef side economies. However, we don't have a good handle on the scale of these fisheries. We are developing the ability to automatically capture species and volume information from shipping invoices to help understand this trade, detect illegal shipments, and determine the value of healthy coral reefs. more....
ENGAGING SMALL HOLDER AQUA-FARMERS
A majority of the world's aquaculture producers are small scale. What is the environmental footprint of these farmers? This project collects impact data and provides Best Management Practice solutions to small scale farmers. More.....
MONITORING AND DATA COLLECTION THROUGH SENSOR DEVELOPMENT
Aquaculture is an ancient food production system, but has been modified (industrialized) beginning in the 1980's. While aquaculture has been intensified from a food production standpoint, the monitoring and data collection capabilities have not followed suit. We are developing programs to use sensors to monitor the environment and collect data. Please contact me or check back for updates.