Virginia Institute of Marine Science
This report summarizes data collected during 2016 in the Virginia portion of the Chesapeake Bay. The report is composed of two parts, part one, oyster recruitment (shell string) in Virginia and part two, dredge survey of selected oyster bars in Virginia
Oyster--Monitoring, Oyster fisheries--Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.), Oyster fisheries--Virginia, Oysters--Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.)
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Southworth, M. and R. Mann. 2018. The status of Virginia’s public oyster resource, 2017. Molluscan Ecology Program, Virginia Institute of Marine Science, Gloucester Point, Virginia. 51 pp.