Environment

The Role of Shellfish in Drakes Bay Family Farms

Clean water has been called the lifeblood of the shellfish industry. Drakes Bay Family Farms is pleased to present shellfish and oyster information to help you be better informed. Belike less well known is the critical role that shellfish play in keeping clean the very waters in which they live. Shellfish perform functions in the coastal ecosystem similar to the role that kidneys play helping to filter and regulate the flow of blood in the human body. The oysters and shellfish that we provide here are always fresh and of top quality. That is why many of our customers truly enjoy them.

Shellfish are integral components of the coastal ecosystem