The idea is to measure how well oysters grow and to see where they grow best. Dr. Randall Hughes, Dr. David Kimbro and associates devised the spat tile experiment. It's a huge undertaking, requiring a high level of coordination. Only the first time, it had a major problem. See how they improved the experiment and made it a centerpiece of their NSF funded oyster study.
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