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Shellfish Areas: MassGIS

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Office of Geographic Information

Direct link: http://www.mass.gov/anf/research-and-tech/it-serv-and-support/application-serv/office-of-geographic-information-massgis/datalayers/shlfshsuit.html

The Shellfish Suitability Areas layer comprises polygons representing habitats suitable for ten species of shellfish along the coast of Massachusetts. The ten species are: American Oyster, Bay Scallop, Blue Mussel, European Oyster, Ocean Quahog, Quahog, Razor Clam, Sea Scallop, Soft-shelled Clam and Surf Clam.