Seaweed Farming in Washington State: An Introductory Workshop
An online overview of Washington’s emerging seaweed aquaculture industry.
Washington Sea Grant, in partnership with the Puget Sound Restoration Fund, Hood Canal Mariculture and the NOAA WDVA Veterans Conservation Corps Internship Program, is offering a free learning opportunity for people interested in the commercial cultivation of kelp and other seaweeds in Washington State.
Topics to be covered include:
- What you can grow in Washington waters.
- Factors to consider.
- Operating a seaweed farm in Washington State.
- Potential markets.
This webinar-based workshop will be broadcast live from Pacific Lutheran University. Limited space is available for in-person participation with priority given to veterans, active-duty military personnel, and those without internet access. The entire webinar will be recorded and freely available on the Washington Sea Grant website following the broadcast.
Funding for this workshop provided by the National Sea Grant College Program with support from the NOAA WDVA Veterans Conservation Corps Internship Program. Additional sponsorship provided by the Pacific Lutheran University Center for Military Support.
Please register for the webinar through the Washington Sea Grant website.