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Washington Oyster Aquaculture Update
General Information
Bobbi Hudson

Over the past decade there has been a shift in oyster consumption patterns that reflects an increasing preference, and a price premium, for single or half-shell market oysters. Washington's shellfish aquaculture industry has responded by increasing intertidal single oyster culture, and especially specialty single oyster culture, primarily in bags made from extruded polyethylene material. 

11/01/2015
Sue Keller
2017-01-06
Background photo: Kenai Range from Katchemak Bay.
Photo credit: Wonderlane, Seattle, WA.