New permit facilitates transfer of shellfish for restoration projects

A new Division of Marine¬†Fisheries¬†permit makes it possible for shellfish lease holders to sell oysters and other shellfish to government agencies, environmental organizations and others for use on manmade oyster reefs, living shorelines and other restoration endeavors. The Shellfish Lease Restoration Permit, established in April, allows shellfish growers to transport oysters and other shellfish not … Continue reading New permit facilitates transfer of shellfish for restoration projects