Project Details

Sponge Aquaculture Demonstration Project, Year 01

July 1, 1988

LocationFundingInstitutionPrincipal Investigator(s)
Federated States of Micronesia $10,500 College of Micronesia and Pohnpei Marine Resources Division R. Croft and F. Curren
  1. Establish a small-scale sponge demonstration farm; provide preliminary data on growth of bath sponges following cutting and planting in the FSM.
  2. Prepare a long-range plan for developing the sponge aquaculture industry in the FSM.