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Working to Restore Oyster Habitat

Nature has provided us with an incredible resource in the diverse assemblage of molluscan shellfish that inhabit our coastal bays and estuaries. One bivalve species in particular provides many human benefits. The eastern oyster (Crassostrea virginica) has not only proven to be a preferred food species for people but also derives many vital ecosystem services through …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/02/06/working-to-restore-oyster-habitat/