Pacific Oyster Culture in British Columbia: Bulletin 169

By: Quayle, D.B.

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192 pages. A revision and expansion of a 1933 Bulletin of the Biological Board of Canada entitled "Oysters in British Columbia" by C.R. Elsey (No. 34.) Contents include: history; taxonomy; anatomy; reproduction; growth; oyster feeding; breeding; oyster cultch; spatfall forecasting; Pendrell Sound seed; Japanese seed; oyster culture; harvesting; processing; storage; productivity; production; raft culture; nutrititve value and chemical composition; marketing; processed oyster products; pollution; parallytic shellfish poison; predators and pests; disease; organisms associated with oysters; leases and leasing; administration; research; and more. Illustrated in black and white. Prior owner's name inside front cover else unmarked. Light wear and soiling. Very nice copy of this wonderful reference.