Project:

Mariculture

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Project map location

Mariculture is a branch of aquaculture that concerns the artificial cultivation of marine organisms in the sea or brackish water, especially of fish and shellfish, in special pens or ponds, or on ropes, poles or cages. Mariculture is an environmentally acceptable, economically sustainable and socially desirable activity. Croatia is a country in which the sea was used as a source of food as early as a thousand years ago. 

NumberCity/MunicipalityLocationMax. area (ha)
1Novi Vinodolskibay Žrnovnica1
2Omišaljisland Sveti Marko6
3KrkValbiska15
4KrkPlavnik60
5PunatStara Baška 6
6Cresisland Cres, uvala Zaplot, Veli bok11
7CresMerag15
8Mali Lošinjwest side of the island Lošinj10
9Mali Lošinjbay Kaldonta, island Cres5
10Mali LošinjPodno Osoršćice, Mali Lošinj10
11Loparisland Grgur10
12Loparisland Goli15
13Loparbay Malo kolo15
14Rabbay Mag3
15Rabbay Barbat3

Contacts:
Primorje-Gorski Kotar County
Administrative Department of Regional Development, Infrastructure and Project Management

Adamićeva 10, 51000 Rijeka
Phone: +385 51 351 900, Fax: + 385 51 351 909
E-mail: razvoj@pgz.hr
Administrative Department for Maritime demain, Transport and Communications
Slogin kula 2, 51000 Rijeka, Croatia
Phone: +385 51 351 952,
Fax: + 385 51 351 953
E-mail: pomorstvo@pgz.hr
Web: www.pgz.hr