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AST is proud to be a sponsor or member of the following organizations:

“Founded in 1969, the primary focus of World Aquaculture Society (WAS) is to strengthen and facilitate communication and information exchange on high priority topics and emerging issues within the diverse global aquaculture community.”

“Anyone with an interest in aquaculture issues, opportunities, programs and events in the United States will benefit from joining the United States Aquaculture Society (USAS), a chapter of the World Aquaculture Society (WAS).”

The Aquacultural Engineering Society (AES) serves as an authoritative source of information on aquacultural engineering and provides engineering support to initiatives from or for the aquaculture industry.”

“Founded in 1924, the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) is a nonprofit 501c(3) organization dedicated to the advancement of zoos and aquariums in the areas of conservation, education, science, and recreation.”

Aquatic Animal Life Support Operators (AALSO) encourages advancement of the science and technology of life support for care of aquatic systems and animals. AALSO provides a forum for life support operators, professionals and industry leaders to exchange information, ideas and experience to enhance stewardship of the animals in our care.”

Associated Koi Clubs of America (AKCA) is a non-profit national organization created to promote the hobby of keeping, breeding and appreciating Japanese Nishikigoi (koi).”