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Meeting of Oyster Advisory Panel Aug. 23-24
The Oyster Advisory Panel, which was established to advise DNR on the sufficiency of research, and the risks and benefits associated with each alternative being evaluated under the EIS, will be meeting on Aug. 23 and 24 in Providence, RI. They will be reviewing the demographic model and ecological risk assessment framework.
August 11, 2005
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