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Company Information:

Name: Pacific Planktonics
Address: 73-998 AHIKAWA ST
Kailua Kona, HI 96740-9407
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
Phone: (808) 325-1761

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $178,150.00 2

Award List:

Aquaculture of Reef Fish

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Syd Kraul
Award Amount: $78,150.00
This project investigates the feasibility of producing high value ornamental reef fish that have not been raised before, and reducing the cost to farm these fish. The market for ornamental reef fish is very large, but that market is supplied primarily by wild fish captured from tropical reefs.… More

Larval nutrition strategies for improved tuna hatchery production

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Syd Kraul, owner – 808-326-1180
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Tuna are among the most highly valued fish worldwide. Due to this value and high demand, tuna are being fished beyond sustainable levels in many parts of the world. Replacing or supplementing wild catch with hatchery raised tuna makes sense, but this is technically difficult with current technology.… More