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Massachusetts Aquaculture Contacts

Agencies / Regulatory

Sean F. Bowen
Food Safety and Aquaculture Specialist
Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources
251 Causeway Street, Suite 500
Boston, MA 02114
617-626-1724
sean.bowen@state.ma.us

Education and Extension

Bob Schrader
Associate Director, Center for Agriculture, Food and the Environment
316 Stockbridge Hall
80 Campus Center Way
University of Massachusetts
Amherst, MA 01003
phone: 413.545.0143
fax: 413.545.6555
schrader@cns.umass.edu

University of Massachusetts – Amherst

Southeastern Massachusetts Aquaculture Center (SEMAC)

Northeastern Massachusetts Aquaculture Center (NEMAC)

Affiliated Associations

Massachusetts Aquaculture Association
P.O. Box 500
North Eastham, MA 02651

Wisconsin Aquaculture Contacts

Agencies / Regulatory

Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
101 S. Webster Street, PO Box 7921
Madison, Wisconsin 53707-7921
Tel: 608-266-2621 / Toll-Free: 1-888-936-7463

Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection
2811 Agriculture Drive, P.O. Box 8911
Madison, Wisconsin 53708-8911
Tel: (608) 224-5012

Education and Extension

University of Wisconsin-Extension
UW-Extension Building
432 N. Lake Street
Madison, WI 53706
Tel: (800) 940-7232

UW-Ext has 2 Aquaculture Specialists who offer farm visits and workshops. Ron Johnson is based at Star Prairie, covering northern WI 715-248-3657 and Jim Held is based at Lake Mills covering southern WI 920-648-2902

Affiliated Associations

Wisconsin Aquaculture Association
PO Box 37
Star Prairie, WI 54026
Tel: 715-248-3657

New York Aquaculture Contacts

Education and Extension

Cornell University
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
302 Riley-Robb Hall
Tel: 607.255.1630
Ithaca, NY 14853

Cornell University Cooperative Extension

New York Sea Grant

Affiliated Associations

New York Aquaculture Association
Ted Universal
Tel: 585-243-3543.
Email: nysaquaculture@rochester.rr.com

 New York Aquaculture Industry

Missouri Aquaculture Contacts

Agencies / Regulatory

Missouri Department of Agriculture
Bart Hawcroft
PO Box 630, 1616 Missouri Boulevard
Jefferson City MO 65102
Tel: (573) 526-6666 Fax: (573) 526-9573 fax
Email: bart.hawcroft@mda.mo.gov

Missouri Department of Agriculture
Animal Health Division
Dr. Linda Hickam
PO Box 630, 1616 Missouri Boulevard
Jefferson City MO 65102
Tel: (573) 526-0860
Email: Animal.Health@mda.mo.gov

Missouri Department of Conservation
Lost Valley Fish Hatchery
Lesly Conaway
28232 Hatchery Avenue
Warsaw MO 65102
Tel: (660) 438-4465
Email: lesly.conaway@mdc.mo.gov

USDA APHIS, Wildlife Services
Seth Swafford
1714 Commerce Court, Suite C
Columbia MO 65202
Tel: (573) 449-3033 x 15 / Fax: (573) 449-4382
Email: seth.swafford@aphis.usda.gov www.aphis.usda.gov

Education and Extension

Lincoln University
Cooperative Research Program
PO Box 29
Jefferson City MO 65102
Tel: (573) 681-5540 / Fax: (573) 295-4372

Dr. Jonathan Egilla, Tel: 573.681.5621.
Dr. Jim Wetzel, Tel: 573.635.2894
Chuck Hicks. Tel: 573.681.5540

Missouri Alternatives Center
Debi Kelly
University Extension
531 Clark Hall
Columbia MO 65211
Tel: (800) 433-3704
Email: kellyd@umsystem.edu

North Central Region Aquaculture Center (NCRAC)
Dr. Ted Batterson
Michigan State University
13 Natural Resources Building
East Lansing MI 48824
Tel: (517) 353-1962 /Fax: (517) 353-7181
Email: batters2@pilot.msu.edu

North Central Region Aquaculture Extension Specialist
Dr. Chris Weeks
Michigan State University
13 Natural Resources Building
East Lansing MI 48824
Tel: (517) 353-2298 / Fax: (517) 353-7181
Email: weekschr@msu.edu

Affiliated Associations

Missouri Aquaculture Association
PO Box 6864
Jefferson City, MO 65102
Email: info@moaquaculture.org

California Aquaculture Contacts

Agencies / Regulatory

California Department of Fish and Wildlife
1416 9th Street, 12th Floor
Sacramento, CA 95814
Tel: (916) 445-0411
Email: director@wildlife.ca.gov

Education and Extension

Center for Aquatic Biology and Aquaculture
University of California
One Sheilds Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
Tel: (530) 752-7601

Fred S. Conte, PhD
Extension Aquaculture Specialist
Department of Animal Science
University of California Davis
Davis, CA 95616
Office: 530-752-7689
E-mail: fsconte@ucdavis.edu
WebPage: http://aqua.ucdavis.edu

Lisa C. Thompson, PhD
Extension Fisheries Specialist
Department of Wildlife, Fish & Conservation Biology
University of California Davis
Davis, CA 95616
Office: 530-754-5732
E-mail: lcthompson@ucdavis.edu
WebPage: http://calfish.ucdavis.edu

Affiliated Associations

California Aquaculture Association
P. O. Box 4638
Chico, California 95927
Tel: (916) 915-1151
Email: info@caaquaculture.org