Shellfish Management Plan (SMP) Stakeholder Meeting
Please join us for a Shellfish Management Plan (SMP) Stakeholder Meeting
Thursday, June 25th, 2015, 5:00-7:00pm
Corless Auditorium, URI Bay Campus (map attached)
Want to learn how to safely shuck a clam and oyster?
Interested in growing oysters at your dock?
Wondering how you can go clamming with an expert this summer?
All this info and more at our next SMP stakeholder meeting!
Come hear progress since the launch of the SMP in November, including work on implementing the SMP recommendations, more shellfish research money available for 2016, clamming classes hosted by DEM, what you need to know/do to keep your shellfish safe for consumption, and a feature presentation on the ins and outs of shellfish restoration in Rhode Island. As a special treat, learn from a long-time quahogger how to properly shuck shellfish – Live demo and tasting included! We will also hear a URI students thesis results