Anthony Lindoff, left, of the Haa Aani mariculture program, shucks an oyster while another volunteer serves a plate to a U.S. Army veteran at Oyster Fest on Saturday. Intending to promote the Alaskan oyster industry, Lindoff said Haa Aani provided the festival 800 dozen oysters that were farmed in southeast Alaska. Haa Aani is the economic development subsidiary of Sealaska Corp., which hosted the second annual festival alongside sponsors such as the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute.
Aaron Day, a chef at Icy Strait Point, a resort in Hoonah owned by the Huna Totem Corporation, grills oysters for festival goers in Juneau on Saturday. Sealaska Corporation hosted the second annual Oyster Fest to promote the Alaskan oyster industry.
Sealaska Corporation hosted the second annual Oyster Fest to promote the Alaskan oyster industry.