Wrack Lines

Sea to table: fish, shellfish & sea vegetables from local waters

The Spring-Summer 2018 issue of Wrack Lines focuses on local seafood, from newly abundant species to old favorites. Read how restaurants and markets are offering local seafood, availability of fish, shellfish and kelp, the experiences of a first-time clammer and some great recipes by Connecticut chefs.

Wrack Lines Fall/Winter 2017-18

PDF of entire issue. Articles:  Letter from the Editor A day at the beach is for learning Chemistry in motion Van Patten recognized at national Sea Grant conference Engineers get acquainted with aquaculture Testing project could expand yields of seaweed grown in Long Island Sound Searching for the menace of mercury Bios and Knauss Fellows

Wrack Lines Spring/Summer 2017

Download entire issue in PDF (large file – 12 MB) or individual articles below. You will need the free Adobe Acrobat reader available at Adobe.com. Letter from the Editor (Page 2) As Connecticut’s Landscape Goes, So Goes the Sound (Page 4)) Long Island Sound Fish Respond to Warming Water  (Page 8) Marshes on the Move (Page […]

Wrack Lines – Fall/Winter 2016 (Vol. 16, No. 2)

Download entire issue PDF(9 MB) or download articles below. You will need the free Adobe Acrobat reader available at Adobe.com. Letter from the Editor (page 2) Contents (page 3) Throw the Big Ones Back! (page 4) Endangered Atlantic sturgeon find a new nursery in the Connecticut River (page 8) Urban Wetlands–a Salty Conversation (page 10) […]

Wrack Lines (Spring/Summer 2016): Vol. 16, No. 1

Download entire issue in PDF (large file – 12 MB) or individual articles below. You will need the free Adobe Acrobat reader available at Adobe.com. Letter from the Editor (Page 2) Shellfish by the Numbers – infographic (Page 4) Selling a Shellfish Story (Page 8) From Sea to Table Means Fresh is on the Menu […]

Wrack Lines (Fall/Winter 2015): Vol. 15, No. 2

Download entire issue PDF(2 MB) or download articles below. You will need the free Adobe Acrobat reader available at Adobe.com.Letter from the Editor: Tough Times Don’t Last (Page 2)Contents (Page 4)Communicating Risk: How People Respond to Coastal Warnings (Page 4)Connecticut Climate Adaptation Academy (Page 9)Connecticut Seeks National Estuarine Research Reserve (Page 11)Restoration of Dodge Paddock […]

Wrack Lines (Spring/Summer 2015): Vol. 15, No. 1

Download entire issue PDF(9 MB) or download articles below. You will need the free Adobe Acrobat reader available at Adobe.com.Letter from the Editor (page 2)Contents (page 3)Seaweed Cleans the Sound (page 4)Wrack Lines poem by Pete Gunn (page 8)Rain Garden App Goes Multi-state (page 10)What Healthy Coastal Forests and Shorelines can Teach Us about Landscaping […]

Wrack Lines – Fall/Winter 2014 (Vol. 14, No. 2)

Download entire issue PDF(3.3 MB) or download articles below. You will need the free Adobe Acrobat reader available at Adobe.com.Letter from the Editor: “SEA” What’s New! Peg Van PattenThere’s Still Time to Get Your Feet Wet by Valerie CournoyerIshmael’s Plankton Net: Marine Science Aboard the Historic Charles W. Morgan by Alexandra McInturfNOAA B-Wet Projects by […]

Wrack Lines – Spring/Summer 2014 (Vol. 14, No. 1)

Download entire issue PDF(3.3 MB) or download articles below. You will need the free Adobe Acrobat reader available at Adobe.com by.Letter from the Editor Peg Van PattenA Path Forward for Connecticut Shellfish by Tessa GetchisThe Clam Fairy by Stephen J. PlantThe Old Man and the Sea by Tessa GetchisDJ King: a Once (and Maybe Future) […]