Shellfish commissions annual gathering planned for Jan. 26

The 15th Annual Gathering of Shellfish Commissions will take place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 26 at The Sound School Aquaculture Center in New Haven.

Read the agenda for the meeting here.

Registration is now open at:

All attendees, including speakers, must register for the conference.

The rates for registration are:

  • $25 per person for early registration (received by Jan. 12). Payment can be mailed or brought to the meeting.
  • $35 per person for late registration (received after Jan. 12). Payment must be brought to the meeting.
  • $35 for on-site registration (*meal is not guaranteed). Payment must be brought to the meeting.

Registration fee includes breakfast and lunch. The doors open at 8:30 a.m.

This event is hosted by Connecticut Sea Grant with support from The Sound School Aquaculture Center and the Connecticut Department of Agriculture. The purpose of the program is to improve shellfisheries managment by providing educational resources and tools that allow municipal commission members to make informed, science-based decisions regarding recreational and commercial shellfisheries.

For information, contact Tessa Getchis at Connecticut Sea Grant.