Learn to Quahog: New Bedford

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Saturday, June 09, 2018
9:15am - 10:30am
Fort Taber Park
Fort Taber Park
1000 S. Rodney French Blvd.
New Bedford, MA 02744

Join the Buzzards Bay Coalition and the New Bedford Parks, Recreation, & Beaches Department to learn to harvest your own quahogs at Fort Taber Park. 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. This is a catch-and-release event unless you have a New Bedford shellfish permit.

Cost: Free

Register Online
For more information:
Phone: (508) 999-6363 x219
Category: Buzzards Bay Coalition
Hosted By: Buzzards Bay Coalition
Free EventKid-Friendly Event
girl standing in water at Fort Taber holding up a quahog

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