Aquaculture and Marine Plants

  1. 2020 Aquaculture Statistics

    2020 production and employment stats are now available.

  2. Licensing & Leasing Videos

    Learn more about the Administrative and Adjudicative Licensing & Leasing processes in these new videos.

  3. Aquaculture Video Series

    See how the province is creating the conditions for sustainable aquaculture in a new video series on YouTube.

  4. Post-storm Aerial Surveys

    Department staff perform aerial surveys of aquaculture sites following storms to quickly assess any impacts.

  5. Partnership to develop Aquaculture Development Areas (ADAs) for the Municipality of Argyle

    The province and the Municipality of the District of Argyle are partnering to establish aquaculture development areas that help grow the economy.

  6. Nova Scotia Aquaculture Research and Development Funding

    The Nova Scotia Aquaculture Research and Development Funding Program supports scientific research and development projects that address industry challenges and foster innovation.

  7. Rockweed

    All information relating to Rockweed and other marine plants can be found in the Aquaculture and Marine Plants section. This includes Rockweed information that was previously listed under the Commercial Fishing section.