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Definition

Mariculture: is the breeding, rearing and harvesting of marine organisms in sea water to sell or eat.

Hawaiian Translation: Mahi I‘a


Example

Heeia Fishpond

He’eia Fishpond

There are many different types of mariculture.  Some of the most common include shrimp farming, fish farming, such as salmon, oyster farming, and seaweed cultivation. He'eia Fishpond is a seashore fishpond (loko kuapa).


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