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  • Building an Oyster Reef on Block Island

    Sun Farm Oysters is now in its third season of building an oyster reef in the Great Salt Pond [on Rhode Island’s Block Island]. The concep...

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  • Oyster Farm Approved on Block’s Great Salt Pond

    Block Island Times: Chris Warfel, president of Sun Farm Oysters, won his bid to create an aquaculture oyster farm in a small area of Great S...

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  • Block Island Oyster Farm May Not Get Lease

    Block Island Times: Sun Farm Oysters’ chances of getting a new aquaculture lease in the Great Salt Pond seemed murky this week, after a st...

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  • Block Island Council Supports Great Pond Oyster Farm

    Block Island Times: Despite opposition from town boards and other organizations, the [Block Island] Town Council voted 3-to-2 Wednesday to s...

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  • Block Island Shellfish Farm Faces Opposition

    Block Island Times: Chris Warfel’s application for his business, Sun Farm Oysters, to win an aquaculture lease in a section of the Great S...

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  • Block Island Oyster Farm Wins Grant for Green Design

    Block Island Times: Island aquaculture farm Sun Farm Oysters, owned by engineer Chris Warfel, has won a $93,458 Conservation Innovation Gran...

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