Aquaculture

The past few years have witnessed spectacular increase in production, sales and exports at NELHA. These increases are having a favorable impact on Hawaii’s aquaculture production and export. See today’s press ...
Read More NELHA businesses experience spectacular growth

Fish 2.0 is a business competition that connects sustainable fishing and aquaculture businesses with potential investors. Of the 170 entrants, only 37 are selected to participate in a competition in ...
Read More Kampachi Farms is finalist for Fish 2.0

Cyanotech has built and started operations at a state of the art supercritical Co2 extraction facility (there are only a another handful in the world). More details are available in ...
Read More Cyanotech starts operation of new extraction system at NELHA

Lockheed Martin’s partnering with Kampachi Farms LLC makes local print and local news as well as national news. Below is a picture of the Vellela offshore demonstration by Kampachi Farms. Photo ...
Read More Lockheed Martin teams up with NELHA business

The world’s largest supplier of SPF shrimp broodstock, Shrimp Improvement Systems,  has been located at NELHA since 2012. Read more on the history of SPF shrimp and the role played by ...
Read More Hawaii is the World’s Shrimp Breeding Capital

Gerald Heslinga from Indo Pacific Sea Farms at NELHA is the father of giant clam farming which he developed in Palau at the Micronesian Mariculture Demonstration Center starting in the ...
Read More TEDxKamuela Tridacna Aquaculture Talk

Two NELHA aquaculture business owners made presentations at the TEDx Kamuela 2014 conference, held Saturday, October 4th, at the Kahilu Theater in Kamuela. Dr. James Wyban (below left), founder of ...
Read More NELHA business owners present at TEDx Kamuela 2014

Two recently rescued monk seal pups were admitted to Ke Kai Ola on September 18. The first batch of 4 patients admitted in July have been successfully brought back to ...
Read More Two more seals arrive at the Monk Seal Hospital located at NELHA

The first 4 monk seals have arrived at NELHA. News Release from the Marine Mammal Center below. Also, check out the video.       News Release Contact: Charles Littnan ...
Read More First Monk Seals arrive at Hospital at NELHA

Blue Ocean Mariculture, which operates its hatchery at NELHA, is seeking to expand offshore operations offshore of Keahole.