Seagriculture USA

11 - 12 September 2024

Ketchikan, Alaska, USA

Alicia Bishop, Alaska Regional Aquaculture Coordinator, NOAA Fisheries, USA

About speaker:

Alicia has served as the Regional Aquaculture Coordinator for NOAA Fisheries in Alaska over the last four years. She has focused on building relationships, thinking strategically about advancing aquaculture in a sustainable manner, and improving regulatory efficiency through the development of the Alaska Aquaculture Permitting Portal. Alicia is currently leading the Aquaculture Opportunity Area identification process in Alaska state waters.



The NOAA Fisheries Alaska Region oversees the science-based stewardship of living marine resources and their habitat in the North Pacific and Arctic Oceans off Alaska, including sustainable fisheries and aquaculture, protected species, and healthy ecosystems to support resilient coastal communities.