In this photo taken Wednesday Nov. 21, 2012, workers sort freshly harvested oysters at the Drakes Bay Oyster Company in Point Reyes National Seashore, Calif. U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, said he will shut down an historic Northern California oyster farm along Point Reyes National Seashore, designating the site as a wilderness area. Salazar said he will not renew the Drakes Bay Oyster Co. lease that expires Friday. The move will bring a close to a years-long environmental battle over the site. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

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In this photo taken Wednesday Nov. 21, 2012, workers sort freshly harvested oysters at the Drakes Bay Oyster Company in Point Reyes National Seashore, Calif. U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012,  said he will shut down an historic Northern California oyster farm along Point Reyes National Seashore, designating the site as a wilderness area.  Salazar said he will not renew the Drakes Bay Oyster Co. lease that expires Friday. The move will bring a close to a years-long environmental battle over the site.  (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
In this photo taken Wednesday Nov. 21, 2012, workers sort freshly harvested oysters at the Drakes Bay Oyster Company in Point Reyes National Seashore, Calif. U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, said he will shut down an historic Northern California oyster farm along Point Reyes National Seashore, designating the site as a wilderness area. Salazar said he will not renew the Drakes Bay Oyster Co. lease that expires Friday. The move will bring a close to a years-long environmental battle over the site. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
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