Big day, big clam

Posted by & filed under Panopea generosa.

Today we sampled the geoduck (Panopea generosa) for genome sequencing. Here is how things went down. It was an early morning for the clam, peaking out to see a glorious sunrise on the porch. From there it was off to the lab. After cleaning the surfaces, Brent sampled tissue. We started out started out targetting… Read more »

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Posted by & filed under Ostrea lurida.

Today Sam and I took care of the daily maintenance of F2 Olympia oysters grown at the Ken Chew Shellfish Hatchery at Manchester, WA. In short, larvae are being described from Fidalgo (North: NF), Oyster Bay (South: SS), and Hood Canal (HC) broodstock. Though I had done most aspects before, never without Katherine, thus she… Read more »