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Oyster farming

Drakes Bay Oyster Co. oyster farmer Manuel Manzo stacks oysters on a barge after being pulled in from a rack where they are farmed in the middle of Drakes Estero in the Point Reyes National Seashore. The submerged oysters are grown on "strings" and hang from racks which float in Drakes Estero. Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times