Mr Chris Blake

Chris Blake

Advanced Technical Officer

Qualifications: Masters by Research in Sustainable Aquaculture, BAppSc (Hons) Environmental Management

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About Chris

Chris manages and operates the Recirculating Aquaculture Systems (RAS) for the new Macroalgae Research Facility. Chris's work involves cultivation of novel or nascent aquaculture species, and the development of aquaculture technologies.

Chris has been working in the aquaculture industry for the past nine years, principally involved with the design, construction and operation of RAS systems for research and commercial production. His work has taken him all over the world, to places such as the UK, Norway, Malta and Ghana.


Agriculture; Agriculture and Biosystems; Biology; Biotechnology