Oysters in the Gulf of Mexico
Photo Credit: Andrew Kornylak, courtesy, The Nature Conservancy
Jeff DeQuattro, a marine program director for The Nature Conservancy, examines young Gulf oysters. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Galveston District, partnered with The Nature Conservancy in Texas to undertake an ecosystem restoration project that will create up to 12 acres of sub-tidal reef and habitat located within the northernmost extent of the Half Moon Reef in Matagorda Bay, Texas.
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