Learn to Quahog

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Saturday, June 04, 2016
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Fort Taber Park
Fort Taber Park
1000 E. Rodney French Blvd.
New Bedford, MA 02740

Join the Buzzards Bay Coalition at Fort Taber Park to learn to harvest your own quahogs. Coalition educators will teach you the basics of local quahogging – what you need, how to do it, and where to go. This will be a fun and educational event for the whole family.

We will provide rakes, peck baskets, and some waders for you to use. If you have your own rake, waders, or other quahogging equipment, please feel free to bring it. We suggest you wear clothing and shoes that can get wet and sandy, as we will be wading into the water up to our waists. Additionally, unless you have a shellfish permit for the City of New Bedford, this is a catch-and-release event.

Fees: Free

Register Online
For more information:
Phone: (508) 999-6363 ext. 219
Category: Bay Adventures
Hosted By: Buzzards Bay Coalition
Free EventKid-Friendly EventOutdoor Event
girl standing in water at Fort Taber holding up a quahog

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