Media Mentions

Pearl of a program: Tampa Bay Watch repurposes shucked oyster shells to restore the shore

June 5, 2024 - Shucked shells are helping restore water quality and important oyster reef habitats in Tampa Bay...

Hundreds More Lobster Traps Removed From Massachusetts Island

May 30, 2024- The Center for Coastal Studies (CCS) Marine Debris and Plastics Program was awarded a two-year SNEP Watershed Implementation Grant to locate, remove and properly dispose of lost fishing gear...

Restore America's Estuaries Announces Long Island Sound Community Impact Fund Subawardees

May 8, 2024 - Restore America's Estuaries (RAE) is pleased to announce subawardees for the Long Island Sound Community Impact Fund (LISCIF)...

Why recycling oyster shells is important + how a $5M grant will help those efforts

March 15 2024 - Five million dollars. That’s how much extra funding oyster conservation groups here on the Gulf Coast just received from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)...

Gulf Coast: Oyster Shell Recycling Key to Sustainable Seafood and Coastal Protection

March 6, 2024 - Sitting in one of New Orleans’ popular seafood restaurants, you wouldn’t know that oysters from the Gulf Coast are in trouble...

CRCL to Join Gulf Oyster Recycling and Reef Restoration Network

April 18, 2023 - The Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana, which operates one of the largest shell recycling programs in the nation, has received federal funding...

The Economic Value of America's Estuaries

December 9, 2021 - Estuaries have always been an essential feature of the economy. “The Economic Value of America’s Estuaries,” written by the Center for the Blue Economy and TBD Economics LLC...