Greenwich Shellfish Commission

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First Sunday Science: Learn about NOAA’s shellfish research projects in Greenwich waters

Learn about water quality benefits provided by shellfish aquaculture including measuring the capacity of Greenwich clams and oyster to remove excess nutrients, which are a challenge to coastal water ‘health’ in the US. Continue Reading →

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UCONN /Greenwich Shellfish Commission Researches the Threat of Plastic to Long Island Sound

Long Island Sound is vulnerable to accumulations of plastic waste material. Greenwich’s Shellfish Commission and UConn’s Center for Environmental Sciences & Engineering are supporting research to document the distribution of microplastics in Long Island Sound. Continue Reading →

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PHOTOS: Hundreds Descend on Shellfish Commission’s “Experience the Sound” Event at Greenwich Point

Sunday was the perfect beach day, and people flocked to Greenwich Point to enjoy the beach and the Experience the Sound event. There were horseshoe crabs and starfish to touch in the tanks, an art show, a free raw bar, and much much more! Continue Reading →

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