Project Details

Sponge Aquaculture Demonstration Project, Year 03

July 1, 1990

LocationFundingInstitutionPrincipal Investigator(s)
Federated States of Micronesia $30,450 College of Micronesia and Pohnpei Marine Resources Division R. Croft and F. Curren
  1. Continue gathering biological data on the growth of commercial sponges.
  2. Maintain and expand the existing stock of cultured sponges.
  3. Start training local sponge farmers and assist them with starting their private farms.