Wildcat Cove
Pudget Sound, Washington


oysterology

Production: Farmed
Availability: Year-round
Size: 3 inches
Appearance: Distinct, fluted cup, stone with green flora
Flavor: Gentle brine with a softer meat and a clean, melon rind finish

 


site details

  • Salinity: 2.8% < 3.5% full oceanic salinity
  • Tides: Medium tides, but strong currents typical of Samish Bay. 
  • Bottom Makeup: Clean sandy bottom 

Growout Method 

Seed is grown in bags in the inter-tidal zone. The bags are naturally tumbled by the tides and wave action. Time to market is 2-3 years. 

Harvest Locations
Samish Bay - Northern Puget Sound, Washington