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The Effects of Regulations on the Florida Ornamental Aquaculture Industry, an Infographic

By Noah C. Boldt, Jonathan van Senten, Carole R. Engle, Eric J. Cassiano, and Matthew A. DiMaggio
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Credit: UF/IFAS

Publication #FA258

Release Date:June 1, 2023

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DiMaggio, Matthew


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Cassiano, Eric J.


University of Florida

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About this Publication

This document is FA258, one of a series of the School of Forest Fisheries and Geomatics Sciences, Program in Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, UF/IFAS Extension. Original publication date April 2023. Visit the EDIS website at for the currently supported version of this publication. This infographic accompanies "The Effects of Regulation on Ornamental Aquaculture Farms in Florida" (, an Ask IFAS factsheet that discusses the results of a study conducted to measure the impact of regulations on Florida ornamental aquaculture farms.

About the Authors

Noah C. Boldt, research associate; and Jonathan van Senten, assistant professor; VA Seafood AREC, Virginia Tech University; Carole R. Engle, consultant, Engle-Stone Aquatic$ LLC, Strasburg, Virginia; Eric J. Cassiano, Extension agent; and Matthew A. DiMaggio, associate professor; Program in Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, School of Forest Fisheries and Geomatics Sciences, UF/IFAS Tropical Aquaculture Laboratory; UF/IFAS Extension, Gainesville, FL 32611.


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