The feasibility of offshore aquaculture and its potential for multi-use in the North Sea

  title={The feasibility of offshore aquaculture and its potential for multi-use in the North Sea},
  author={Henrice M. Jansen and Sander van den Burg and Bas C. Bolman and Robbert G. Jak and Pauline Kamermans and Marnix Poelman and Marian Stuiver},
  journal={Aquaculture International},
Following the Blue Growth ambition of the European Commission, the interest in the potential of offshore is growing. This paper aimed to contribute to the discussion on the feasibility of offshore aquaculture development and its potential for multi-use with other maritime activities. A review of national and international projects forms the basis of the paper, where the Dutch North Sea is used as a case-study area. Analysis of technical, economic and ecological boundaries indicated that the… CONTINUE READING
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