Photos of the Day: Quahogs, 10-23-15

Members of the Division of Marine Fisheries seed Clark's Cove with quahogs as part of the 2003 Buzzards Bay oil spill settlement on Friday afternoon. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL/SCMG

Members of the Division of Marine Fisheries seed Clark’s Cove with quahogs as part of the 2003 Buzzards Bay oil spill settlement on Friday afternoon. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL/SCMG

Marine biologist Greg Sawyer from the Division of Marine Fisheries loads quahogs into a basket after measuring their length prior to their distribution into Clark's Cove Friday afternoon. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL/SCMG

Marine biologist Greg Sawyer from the Division of Marine Fisheries loads quahogs into a basket after measuring their length prior to their distribution into Clark’s Cove Friday afternoon. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL/SCMG

The silhouettes of quahoggers Brandon Duarte, left, and Keith Berube, right, check and open random bushels of quahogs to be measured before they are distributed into Clark's Cove Friday afternoon. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL/SCMG

The silhouettes of shell fishermen Brandon Duarte, left, and Keith Berube, right, check and open random bushels of quahogs to be measured before they are distributed into Clark’s Cove Friday afternoon. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL/SCMG