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bos2 Can Oysters, Coastal Restoration Create Jobs?

By – Coastal Review Online – March 30, 2017
When European settlers first arrived in North Carolina’s sounds, historical accounts indicate that the water was so clear a dropped coin could be seen falling to the bottom of the sound. The waters once teemed with so many oysters that their reefs were a navigational hazard. These days, the water looks murkier, and regular shellfish harvesting closures illustrate the impact humans have made on the health of the state’s estuarine systems. For full story, click here.

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