Posted by: cassandrabrooks | February 15, 2010

Understanding the ecology of native Olympia oysters in Tomales Bay

Native Olympia oysters once flourished in Tomales Bay, but overharvesting and pollution caused their demise by the early 1900s.  Despite a century without fishing, the oysters still have not recovered.  Join me as I interview local oyster ecologist and UC Davis professor, Ted Grosholz, and his graduate students about what factors are preventing the oysters from rebounding.

To watch the audio slideshow, click here.

To listen to just the podcast, click here.


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