Created By: UF IFAS Nature Coast Biological Station
Adjacent to the FWC Marine Laboratory in Cedar Key is the Shellfish Aquaculture Research and Education Facility, locally nicknamed the “Clam Shack”. The facility serves as a field station for UF research and extension faculty and accommodates various research projects pertaining to shellfish aquaculture. If the doors are open, stop on in and learn about ongoing work to support the shellfish industry and get up-to-date information about clam farming in Cedar Key. Also check out this website, https://shellfish.ifas.ufl.edu/.
This point of interest is part of the tour: Big Bend Shellfish Trail - Cedar Key (Driving)