The CDFW Aquaculture Program oversees California’s diverse aquaculture industry. Through policies and regulations, CDFW and the Fish and Game Commission balance the protection of natural resources and the development of sustainable commercial aquaculture.

Programmatic EIR for Marine Aquaculture

State Aquaculture Coordinator
(916) 376-1650


Shellfish Aquaculture
Best Management Practices


link opens in new tab or windowList of Aquaculturists (PDF) with locations and products sold (limited to those who elected to be listed)

Explore the exciting world of California aquaculture through industry profiles, community stories, upcoming events, and stunning photos at link opens in new tab or windowAquaculture Matters.