Preserving, protecting and promoting Wellfleet’s shellfishing industry.
October 14 & 15, 2023
Wellfleet, Cape Cod, Massachusetts, has been considered the home of one of the world’s great oyster beds for generations. This history created a fertile environment for the Wellfleet SPAT to emerge. Wellfleet’s centuries old shellfishing tradition continues to this day. Wild harvesters and shellfish farmers generate nearly $8 million in sales annually which is 25% of the state’s seafood landings!