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Law on the Half Shell

  • November 5, 2019
    Episode 1: Shellfish Aquaculture - The Basics

  • In this episode, we explore what it means to be a shellfish farmer in the United States, including covering what shellfish aquaculture is, who does it, where it occurs, who regulates it, and where the farmed shellfish go.

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  • November 12, 2019
    Episode 2: Shellfish 101

  • In Episode 1, we talked about the basics of shellfish farming. In this episode, we cover shellfish biology and the role that shellfish play in the ecosystem. The episode also features an interview with James Gledhill, a grad student in the Department of Biomolecular Science at the University of Mississippi. James is studying environmental toxicology, and his research is on oyster reefs in the Mississippi Sound.

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