Ancient Romans Farmed Oysters Too!
Humans have been eating them for thousands of years
Oysters Help Save the Planet
Oysters clean the water and absorb carbon and nitrogen
Will The Oyster On Your Plate Have A Pearl In It?
Pearl oysters are an entirely different species
How Oysters Help Battle Erosion
When oysters form and live together on reefs, they’re a natural barrier
The Hands Have It!
Oystermen and oysterwomen harvest everything by hand.
Oysters and Wine Have Something in Common
Environmental characteristics shape the flavor of oysters and wine
What’s the difference between Wild Harvest and Aquaculture?
There are several different ways that farmed oysters can be raised in the water.
How farmed oysters are raised in cages in the water.
Discover life on the bay with our local watermen
The most common ways to eat oysters