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Fossils may help revive Bay oyster population

Almost 3,000 tons of fossilized oyster shells have been transported from Florida to the Port of Baltimore, headed for the Chesapeake Bay, as part of the effort to revive the local oyster population.

Monday - 12/16/2013, 06:46am EST

Tags: Chesapeake Bay, Martin OMalley, Joe Gill, Neal Augenstein, David O

Va. amid largest-ever oyster replenishment

The state has begun its largest oyster replenishment in its history, with the aim to dredge up 1 million bushels of empty oyster shells to redistribute on public oyster grounds.

Monday - 07/08/2013, 01:51pm EDT

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Oyster restoration plan targets 2 dozen Chesapeake Bay tributaries

An Army Corps of Engineers master plan to restore native oyster populations in the Chesapeake Bay, the nation's largest estuary, would establish sanctuaries in Maryland and Virginia.

Thursday - 02/07/2013, 11:52am EST

Tags: Dick Uliano, Chesapeake Bay, Oysters, Army Corps of Engineers, Eastern Shore

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