In Washington State, shellfish aquaculture is an important piece of our heritage and culture, contributing $270 million to the annual economy and 2,700 local jobs. But how does aquaculture affect the marine environment?
Our Washington Coast Works entrepreneur competition is a bit like a mini-version of the television show “Shark Tank.” Applicants submit business ideas in September. Then in November, finalists attend an intensive four-day business plan workshop. See the unique business idea that won this year's competition.