35 years of experience in aquaculture including raising aquarium fish and penaeid shrimp in SE Asia, sturgeon in California, redfish in Mississippi, Chinese carp and tilapia in Israel, aquarium fish in Florida and catfish in Virginia. Developed the use of duckweed in small scale farming and aquaculture. Also experienced in project planning and implementation.
International consultant, researcher, and lecturer specializing in aquaculture and fisheries. Successfully carried out aquaculture programs in Asia, Africa, Central America and the United States. Experienced in planning and implementing projects, keeping within tight budgets; research and data collection in many scenarios; cross-culturald communication and complexities. Conducted site surveys, planning, evaluation, research and development in fish, shrimp and aquatic plant production that contributed to expanding seafood and energy production both in the US and in Asia, Europe, Africa, Central America and the Caribbean.