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NOAA Photo Library Image - fish6065

The biologist holds a bay scallop (Argopecten irradians) shell on which may be seen attached oyster spat. The wire mesh bags contain dead oyster shells, also used as spat collectors.

Image ID: fish6065, NOAA's Historic Fisheries Collection
Location: Massachusetts, Woods Hole
Photo Date: 1955 circa
Photographer: Robert K. Brigham
Credit: NOAA Central Library Historical Fisheries Collection

Category: Historic Fisheries/

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