Project Details

Aquaculture of Marine Invertebrates for the Marine Ornamental Trade, Year 3

July 1, 2003 - March 31, 2006

LocationFundingInstitutionPrincipal Investigator(s)
Hawaii $35,000 University of Hawaii Sea Grant College Program C. Tamaru
  1. Validation of captive maturation and spawning at pilot scale.
  2. Determination of settlement substrate for mass culture of feather-duster worms
  3. Field testing growout techniques of hatchery-produced feather-duster seed
  4. Production of a “How To” manual on the artificial propagation of feather-duster worms.
  5. Technology transfer in the form of journal articles, newsletter articles, and workshops.


Final Report