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Fairfield Clam Clinic - Learn How to Dig Shellfish

Saturday, June 20, 2015
8:00am – 10:00am

Sasco HIll Beach

June 20, 8am-10am, Sasco Hill Beach Participants will be taught harvesting techniques and can keep their own catch. Gear, including clam rakes and gauges, will be provided if needed. Participants are encouraged to bring their own towels. The Sasco Hill Beach Shellfish Bed was recently restocked with more than 9,000 clams for residents to harvest. No permit or reservation are required, however, permits will be sold at the event for future use. While the event is rain or shine, call the Shellfish Hotline at (203) 256-3074 to ensure the Sasco Hill Beach Recreational Bed is open.


Tessa Getchis, 203-256-3074

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