As aquatic farmers, we have a strong, vested interest in healthy aquatic ecosystems, high water quality, and a clean environment. While recognizing that all human activities have environmental impacts, association members are committed to minimizing possible adverse impacts from their activities. MAA and its members continually seek to achieve long-term economic viability and competitiveness while maintaining our commitment to environmental stewardship.
The Maine Aquaculture Association is also supported by infrastructure companies that provide essential goods & services to aquatic farmers. From gear manufacturers and marine supply stores, to insurance agencies and nonprofits, these local businesses are vital to a thriving aquaculture sector in Maine: