European public perceptions of integrated multi-trophic aquaculture

A new research paper about the public perception of integrated multi-trophic aquaculture was published in Environmental Science and Policy Journal. The paper titled Navigating uncertain waters: European public perceptions of integrated multi trophic aquaculture (IMTA) was written by IDREEM partners Karen Alexander, Shirra Freeman and Tavis Potts, and provides a European perspective of the general public…

Brazil’s aquaculture sector should include IMTA

Brazil’s aquaculture sector has continued to grow rapidly at a rate of 8-10 per cent each year and with more than 8 million km of coast line, there is a big opportunity for the future growth of aquaculture in the country. Integrated Multi-Trophic Aquaculture has an important role to play in the future of the…

Harvesting of IMTA products at IDREEM pilot sites

The IDREEM project is investigating the potential for Integrated Multi-Trophic Aquaculture (IMTA) in Europe, the project has seven pilot sites distributed in the Atlantic and Mediterranean Sea regions of Europe. Established fish farm companies have worked alongside local research organizations, who have provided technical and scientific support to the farmers, with the aim of testingIMTA…

IDREEM presented at Sargassum Conference in Moskito Island

The Sargassum Regional Conference 2016 took place on 21st March in Moskito Island, property of entrepreneur Sir Richard Branson in British Virgin Islands. The conference focussed on the Sargassum seaweed challenges that the Caribbean is presently facing and on the opportunities to turn these seaweed into an economically viable resource. Sargassum is a brown macro algae from…

Dedicated IDREEM session at Aquaculture Europe 2016

Aquaculture Europe 2016, the annual conference organized by the European Aquaculture Society will be held this year from 21 to 23 September  in Edinburgh, Scotland UK. A special session will be dedicated to IDREEM and will feature the project’s final results and conclusions. This session will provide a detailed insight into all the main IMTA-related…