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Marine Finfish Aquaculture

When visiting seafood markets the vast majority of the products are marine finfish, however the majority of aquaculture products are comprised of marine crustaceans, shellfish, and freshwater fish. The main goal of aquaculture is to provide food security and to alleviate the pressure of overfishing on the oceans. In order for aquaculture to alleviate overfishing pressure, aquaculture must focus its efforts on developing marine finfish aquaculture. This is why Perciformes focuses solely on developing marine finfish aquaculture industries.