- to encourage members of the aquarium society to breed fish and share knowledge concerning the spawning and rearing of fish.
- to provide recognition of the achievements of society members concerning the breeding of fish.
- expand awareness of and access to a wider variety of species within the society
- promotes more particiapation within the society.
The BAP Committee, organized by the BAP Chair and with approval of the BOD, consists of the BAP Chairman, the BAP Data Keeper, and additional MAS members who are proven and knowlegable breeders.