Extinct Oysters Return to Scotland

Extinct Oysters Return to Scotland

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oyster-gnu.jpgDeclared extinct in 1957, wild oysters have been found in the Firth of Forth once again. University scientists who made the discovery said it was hugely significant and could lead to future commercial production.

Forth oysters, once regarded as among the best in Britain, were wiped out through over-fishing.

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Thanks to Mrs. L. Withers who sent the link and said, ” it is sooo rare to see good news in UK papers these days.”