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“Shellfishing in Wellfleet” Panel Discussion & Film

July 30, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

| Free

Wellfleet Community Forum and Wellfleet Non-Resident Taxpayers’ Association will host a panel discussion on “Shellfishing in Wellfleet” on Tuesday, July 30, at 7PM, Wellfleet Preservation Hall, 335 Main Street, Wellfleet

The documentary film “By the Waters” by Marnie Samuelson and Shane Hofeldt, about growing up and growing Wellfleet oysters and about connection to place, follows the panel discussion.

Panelists Barbara Austin, Bob Wallace, and Barbara Brennessel will discuss the importance of shellfishing in Wellfleet, the “nuts and bolts” of farming oysters and clams, revised policies and regulations, proper handling of oysters, genetics of Wellfleet oysters, and planning for the effects of climate change on commercial and recreational shellfishing. 

For additional information visit: www.WellfleetForum.org or e-mail info@wellfleetforum.org.

For weather-related cancellation information visit: www.WellfleetForum.org or call 508-514-1753.

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Date:
July 30, 2013
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Wellfleet Forum
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Website:
www.wellfleetforum.org