• For bay oysters, protection plus restoration creates healthiest reefs

    9 days ago - By Phys.org

    Actively restoring oyster reefs-beyond simply protecting them from harvest-can create big payoffs for habitat quality and the other species that flock to them. A new study from the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center , published June 3 in the journal Marine Ecology Progress Series, compared restored, protected and harvested areas using photos and video footage from roughly 200 sites.
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