Welcome to the new Online Resource Guide for Connecticut Shellfish. The purpose of this website is to provide users with information and tools about all things shellfish in Connecticut. This site includes information about shellfish farming, recreational harvest, natural shellfish habitats and for seafood consumers. The site includes maps of aquaculture farms, recreational harvest areas and natural shellfish beds. It also includes siting tools and permitting guidance for prospective aquaculture farmers. This site provides updates on research and extension projects, presentations from workshops and relevant publications. This site is hosted by Connecticut Sea Grant and UConn Extension, and is a collaboration with the Connecticut Department of Agriculture and the Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection.