Oyster Discovery Day

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Sunday, September 23, 2018
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Electric Avenue Beach
Electric Avenue Beach
27 Gardinier Ave.
Bourne, MA 02532

Join the Buzzards Bay Coalition and The Nature Conservancy to discover why oysters are important to both our ecology and economy. You’ll learn about a restoration project aiming to increase wild oyster populations. Come dressed to get wet and muddy, and we’ll help you explore for shellfish along the shore!

Cost: Free

Register Online
For more information:
Phone: (508) 999-6363 ext. 219
Category: Buzzards Bay Coalition
Hosted By: Buzzards Bay Coalition & The Nature Conservancy
Free EventKid-Friendly EventOutdoor Event
hands holding a clump of oysters from Little Bay in Fairhaven
Oysters grow on top of each other and form dense reefs. Many species, such as crabs and small fish, depend on oyster reefs as a place to hide from predators.

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