Coast Guard Academy professor redefines sea scallop growth

Coast Guard Academy professor redefines sea scallop growth
New London, CT – In an article recently published in the Journal of Shellfish Research, Dr. Sam Wainright, a U.S. Coast Guard Academy science department professor, and colleagues from the National Marine Fisheries Service reported new insights into the seasonal growth patterns of sea scallops off the mid-Atlantic Coast, challenging conventional wisdom. Sea scallops, like trees, develop thin,...