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Danielle Blacklock, director of NOAA Fisheries' Office of Aquaculture, discusses future of U.S. industry SeafoodSource

Danielle Blacklock took over as director of NOAA Fisheries’ Office of Aquaculture in mid-March, just as the COVID-19 pandemic began to come to a head in the United States. Blacklock is charged with overseeing the aquaculture component of NOAA’s sustainable seafood portfolio and providing the strategic vision for developing a stronger aquaculture industry in the United States.

Private sector urged to invest more in aquaculture, Blue Economy Daily Nation

The private sector has been urged to invest in fisheries and the blue economy since these sectors hold millions’ worth of unexploited prospects.

Project seen transformative for hard clam industry in US east coast Aquaculture North America

A collaborative research effort in the US east coast aims to produce robust quahog stocks through selective breeding to enhance the success of clam farming in the region.

NOAA names new director for aquaculture Aquaculture North America

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has appointed Danielle Blacklock as the agency’s new director for the Office of Aquaculture.

Oysters Cleaning Chesapeake Bay NOAA

A video from NOAA highlighting a research project Suzanne Bricker, from NOAA, and I did to nutrients removed from the Chesapeake Bay via oyster aquaculture.