Friday, January 24, 2014
Ocean Acidification and Oysters- The Canary in the Coal Mine
A scientist friend of the Oyster Project sent us notice of this webinar next week. It focuses on pacific oysters and the problems they are having forming shell. While shell formation has not been a reported problem for oyster growers here in Massachusetts, there have been some indications that acidity may be affecting the steamer clams. Here is a link to an older post on Mark Green's work on the topic.