Virginia Institute of Marine Science
Marine Advisory Program (MAP)
Fishery Resource Grant FRG 2002-02
The purpose of this project was to see if it is feasible to grow oysters suspended off the river bottom in bags by using ropes, anchors and buoys. Growing oysters in this manner would allow oysters to be grown on oyster ground with bottom not suitable to grow oysters.
Jenkins, C. B. (2003) Growing Oysters in Suspended Bags Using Ropes, Anchors and Buoys. Fishery Resource Grant FRG 2002-02. Virginia Institute of Marine Science, William & Mary. https://scholarworks.wm.edu/reports/2230