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Restore America’s Estuaries: A second chance for ecosystem engineers

(This blog was originally posted on Restore America’s Estuaries’ website)Written by: Katie Mosher It can be hard to picture New York Harbor as a thriving home for oyster reefs, but back in the early 1600s the bottom of the Harbor was covered in them. New York was known for oysters, like Maine is for lobsters, […]

Billion Oyster Project To Partner with Pew To Expand Shell Recycling, Oyster Reef Restoration Areas in New York State Waters

Collaboration with The Pew Charitable Trusts aims to accelerate success Today, the Billion Oyster Project announced new work to expand the restoration of native oysters in New York waters, as part of a partnership with The Pew Charitable Trusts. By combining Billion Oyster Project’s experience in restoring oysters in challenging environments with Pew’s capacity to […]