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Future Uses- Barry A. Costa-Pierce



Future Uses presented May 23, 2011 at The Workshop to Learn Ocean Planning Tools and Techniques

Future Uses presented May 23, 2011 at The Workshop to Learn Ocean Planning Tools and Techniques



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    • Other Future Uses Barry A. Costa-Pierce, URI Professor and RISG Director Rhode Island
    • http://seagrant.gso.uri.edu/oceansamp/pdf/samp_approved/900_futureuses_APPROVED.pdf Table of Contents Introduction Use for Mining Use for LNG Facilities Short Sea Shipping Use for Marine Conservation and Fisheries Enhancement Use for Enhancing Marine Conservation Use for Enhancing Marine Fisheries Placement of Artificial Reefs Enhancement of Recreational Fisheries Biofouling Control by Shellfish Harvesting Use for Aquaculture Developments Shellfish Aquaculture Finfish Aquaculture Seaweed Aquaculture Harvesting and Culture of Bioactive Compounds Expansion of Ecotourism and Underwater Cemeteries Development of a Research and Education Center
    • Drivers Climate change Renewable energy Marine spatial planning Green and knowledge-based economy Ocean SAMP New Marine Ecosystems Expansion of renewable energy Expansion of marine transportation Expansion of regional food economy Expansion of recreation/tourism Expansion of knowledge-based economy Expansion of marine conservation/protected areas New uses Implementation Actions Future Uses
    • Offshore Mining Muddy Plume in water
    • Offshore LNG
    • Short Sea Shipping
    • Biodiversity & Fisheries Enhancement
    • Open ……... ……… ………. Fisheries Enhancement Biodiversity Enhancement ……… ………. Add Artificial Reefs Closed
    • © Aquabio, Inc. 2009 Upwelling - Nursery Areas Y. Suenaga
    • (I) Fouling control of towers by shellfish harvests (iii) Submerged Aquaculture in lease areas (a) on and (b) off bottom (ii) Use of towers for aquaculture
    • Fouling Control by Harvesting Shellfish
    • Jacket Beatrice Wind Farm Demonstration Project Use of the Towers & Jacket Structures
    • Mussel longlines off collar of turbine
    • Use of towers as moorings for swing systems
    • submerged fish cage manned work station
    • Use of the Lease Areas Submerged Shellfish Aquaculture off bottom On bottom
    • Submerged Seaweed Aquaculture
    • Submerged Finfish Aquaculture in Lease Areas
    • Baird Symposium November 2009 22
    • Baird Symposium November 2009 24
    • Expansion of Ecotourism Expansion of Ecotourism
    • Neptune Reef, An Underwater Cemetery
    • Research & Development Site IOOS Marine Technologies Aquaculture Marine Bioactive Products