A.R.C. biologists have the ability to spawn a wide variety of shellfish including the Eastern Oyster, Quahog, Surf Clam and Bay Scallop. We spawn and grow millions of animals per year for local, regional and national customers.
State of the Art Facility
A.R.C.’s modern Hatchery on Chase Garden Creek in Dennis, Massachusetts combines advanced practices with proprietary techniques to ensure the successful and healthy production of our shellfish.
Leading shellfish scientists often use the A.R.C. facilities to advance their knowledge of aquaculture technologies and develop innovative ideas for improving the shellfish industry.