Drakes Bay Oyster Company Is Still Illegal 

State regulators say the oyster farm at Point Reyes National Seashore is continuing to violate multiple environmental laws.

Ken Salazar, the US Interior Secretary, is expected to make a decision soon on whether to move forward with the creation of the first marine wilderness on the West Coast — or take the unprecedented step of delaying it for at least…

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