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Environmental rules and a lack of good Delaware Bay bottom acreage have slowed but not stopped oyster farming in Middle Township.

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COMMERCIAL TOWNSHIP — The oyster industry in Port Norris was so profitable in the late 1800s and early 1900s that historical reports claim the town in rural Cumberland County had more millionaires per square mile than any city in New Jersey.

Cape May County is about to embark on its first ecotourism study since 2006, to document what percentage of tourism is nature-related.


1 Harry ain’t no newbie. While Harry’s Oyster Bar may have only opened its doors in 2011, the Harry for which it’s named is none other than Ha…

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