Daniel Lee is an aquaculture specialist with expertise in the design, implementation and management of new projects. He has been GAA's Best Aquaculture Practices standards coordinator since the program’s inception. The multilingual aquaculturist works closely with the BAP Standards Oversight Committee and helps guide and coordinate among technical committees.
Lee also manages aquaculture research projects for the Centre for Applied Marine Sciences at BangorUniversity in the United Kingdom, where his main interests lie in understanding the environmental impacts of tropical aquaculture operations as well as developing systems with minimal impacts. He published the textbook Crustacean Farming, Ranching and Culture.
Marine protected area creation worries the fishing sector Argentina
The plan promoted by the Ministry of Environment to create new marine protected areas in Argentine waters, where fishing activities are prohibited, has generated strong concerns in the fisheries sector, which is also shared by the Federal Fisheries Council.
Corpesca completes sale of Brazilian subsidiary Chile
Corpesca confirmed that it concluded the sale operation of 60 per cent of the shares of its subsidiary, Sementes, and the agreed payment, in São Paulo, Brazil, through Corpesca do Brazil.