Law easing dredging permits continues trend helping NJ boating

September 12, 2017 | Shellfish News
Previously, dredging anywhere — even in a boat slip — required a permit showing the work met Department of Environmental Protection shellfish ... ...read more
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A downeast kitchen party for PEI International Shellfish Festival

September 12, 2017 | Shellfish News
Liam Dolan, chairman of the P.E.I. International Shellfish Festival, says this year's event will feature at least 22 varieties of oysters and an attempt to ... ...read more
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Oil spill threatens South Korea's shellfish production

September 12, 2017 | Shellfish News
South Korea's west coast has been hit by the country's worst ever oil spill, affecting oyster and abalone farms in the Taean county area, reports ... ...read more
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WDFW Announces Tentative Razor Clam Schedule

September 11, 2017 | Shellfish News
"We're releasing a tentative schedule to give people plenty of time to make plans to go digging this fall,” said Dan Ayres, coastal shellfish manager for ... ...read more
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We're All a Little Plastic on the Inside

September 11, 2017 | Shellfish News
You're made of water, bone, blood, muscle and fat; you're also a few parts plastic. That is, if you prefer sea salt on your meal. Or honey, shellfish, beer ... ...read more
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Herring River estuary on Cape Cod to undergo ecological restoration

September 11, 2017 | Shellfish News
As a result, the salt marshes decayed, the river turned acidic, shellfish beds were contaminated by bacteria, and multiple fish kills resulted from low ... ...read more
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State Grants Thousands For East Hampton Town Shellfish Hatchery

September 11, 2017 | Shellfish News
The East Hampton Shellfish Hatchery will get $400,000 in grant funding—almost an entire year's operating budget—from New York State as part of a ... ...read more
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Fish in a new climate

September 11, 2017 | Shellfish News
What would be the consequences on fish and shellfish with a high commercial value? The search for answers is driving scientists to places like the ... ...read more
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Shellfish experts want to shake off oyster 'snobbery'

September 10, 2017 | Shellfish News
The four-day symposium being hosted by Bangor University will focus on boosting sustainable production and consumption of the shellfish. The oyster ... ...read more
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Shellfish hatchery would benefit area marinelife

September 10, 2017 | Shellfish News
Recently the Waterford/East Lyme Shellfish Commission agreed in a motion to approve current attempts to start a small Shellfish Hatchery in the ... ...read more
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