Planning for the Future by Looking at the Present: Aquaculture's Value to the Coast of Bays Region

Description 

Objective:

Research the socio-economic value of aquaculture to the Coast of Bays region.

Background:

The growth of aquaculture in the Coast of Bays region means that it will continue to affect many aspects of the economy, from the labour market to transportation to the fishery to the very sustainability of our communities. What socio-economic value does aquaculture have now to the Coast of Bays region and how will it affect us in the coming years?

Roles for Memorial University:

A study of the ways aquaculture affects the economy and communities.

Communities 
Bay d'Espoir
Locations 
Newfoundland and Labrador
Canada
Rural Secretariat Regions 
Grand Falls-Windsor - Baie Verte - Harbour Breton
Economic Zones 
Zone 13 - Coast of Bays
Themes 
Aquaculture
Rural Development