Learn to Quahog: Onset Bay

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Saturday, August 11, 2018
2:30pm - 4:00pm
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Onset Pier
Onset Pier
184 Onset Ave.
Wareham, MA 02538

Note: Registration for this event is full.

Learn how to dig your own quahogs (hard clams) from Onset Bay! During this free event at Wickets Island with the Buzzards Bay Coalition and the Wareham Department of Natural Resources, we’ll teach you the basics of local quahogging: what you need, how to do it, and where to go.

Participants will travel on a boat from Onset Pier to Wickets Island. Please dress to get wet and muddy. This will be a catch-and-release event. The Coalition will provide all necessary equipment (rakes, peck baskets, gauges, and waders) for you to use, or you are welcome to bring your own.

Cost: Free

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For more information:
Phone: (508) 999-6363 x219
Category: Buzzards Bay Coalition
Hosted By: Buzzards Bay Coalition & Wareham Department of Natural Resources
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two people standing in the water in Onset Bay with quahog rakes and a peck basket
Learn how to dig for clams in Buzzards Bay on a Bay Adventure at Burgess Point with the Coalition.
This program is supported in part by a grant from the Massachusetts Cultural Council.
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