Commercial Aquaculture

This offshore cage is stocked with 70,000 Pacific threadfin (Polydactylus sexfilis), or moi. Aquaculture can provide a sustainable way to satisfy the demand for this Hawaiian delicacy, once reserved for royalty. More about sustainable seafood can be found in our Sustainable Seafood featured story.

An offshore cage is stocked with 70,000 Pacific threadfin (Polydactylus sexfilis).
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NOAA