January 28, 2023
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Shellfish farmers worry that fisheries could be closed again


The Ventura Shellfish Enterprise aims to farm mussels along the Central Coast using ropes anchored to the ocean floor. (Courtesy photo)   Shellfish farmers just recovering from a shutdown two years ago are bracing for similar conditions this winter. Fisherman are still seeing signs of a red tide that triggered warnings against recreationally harvested mussels,…


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