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NOAA Photo Library Image - fish7994

Checking oyster raft at BCF Oxford Laboratory. Shells or other hard objects are attached to suspended lines, and oyster spat in turn can attach to the hard objects on which the spat grow to adult size.

Image ID: fish7994, NOAA's Historic Fisheries Collection
Location: Maryland, Oxford
Credit: NOAA Central Library Historical Fisheries Collection; P. 446 of "Our Changing Fisheries" 1970 Centenary NMFS centenary volume

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