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Shuck & Share Recycles Oysters from the Port Canaveral Seafood Fest

Mar 1st, 2016 | Category: Blogs, Indian River Lagoon News, Oyster Restoration News, Seeking Volunteers, Shoreline Restoration News
Shuck & Share Recycles Oysters from the Port Canaveral Seafood Fest

                                  This past weekend, Marine Discovery Center staff and volunteers partnered with Rusty’s Seafood and Oyster Bar at the Port Canaveral Seafood and Music Fest to recycle oyster shell and bring information about shoreline restoration to festival patrons.  The festival….

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Shuck and Share Oyster Recycling Expands Into Four Counties

Feb 8th, 2016 | Category: MDC News, Oyster Restoration News

By Lisa D. Mickey The Shuck and Share Oyster Recycling Project, based at the Marine Discovery Center, has expanded into four counties on the east coast of Florida. The grant-funded program launched in Volusia County in December 2013, and connected with Brevard County in 2014 through the oyster-recycling program already in place at the Brevard….

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