First federally permitted offshore mussel aquaculture project on east coast soon to get underway

The first shellfish aquaculture project permitted in federal waters off the U.S. east coast is expected to begin operating next spring.  Scientists and fishermen are partnering on this project to grow blue mussels within a 30-acre area in Nantucket Sound. . Read the rest here  From October 7, 2013 Mussel beds planned near wind farm 08:38