Bay Scallop Discovery Day

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Saturday, September 10, 2016
10:00am - 11:30am
Squeteague Harbor Beach
Squeteague Harbor Beach
18 Squeteague Harbor Road
Bourne, MA 02534
Latitude: 41.664641
Longitude: -70.620191

Learn about the bay scallops that swim below the surface of Squeteague Harbor in Bourne during this free discovery day hosted by the Buzzards Bay Coalition and The Nature Conservancy. You’ll explore the shore for shellfish and see a restoration project working to increase the harbor’s bay scallop population. This will be a fun and educational event for the whole family! Please dress to get wet and muddy.

Fees: Free

Register Online
For more information:
Phone: (508) 999-6363 x219
Category: Bay Adventures
Hosted By: Buzzards Bay Coalition & The Nature Conservancy
Free EventKid-Friendly EventOutdoor Event
bay scallop from Mattapoisett Harbor
Bay scallops, like this one discovered in Mattapoisett Harbor, were once abundant and highly valuable in Buzzards Bay.

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