Document Type



Virginia Institute of Marine Science

VIMS Department/Program

Molluscan Ecology Program

Publication Date



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.)

metadata_Molluscan_Ecology_05292019-1.pdf (82 kB)
Metadata information

Dredge_site_info_2016.xls (71 kB)
Dredge: site information

Dredge2016_alldata.xlsx (22 kB)
Dredge: all data

Dredge_2016_alldatasheets.pdf (1373 kB)
Dredge: all datasheets

GreatWicomico_2016_shellstringdatasheets.pdf (6489 kB)
Great Wicomico shellstring datasheets

James_2016_shellstringdatasheets.pdf (5436 kB)
James shellstring datasheets

Piankatank_2016_shellstringdatasheets.pdf (6549 kB)
Piankatank shellstring datasheets

Shellstring_site_info_2016.xls (84 kB)
Shellstring site information

Shellstring2016_alldata.xlsx (80 kB)
Shellstring all data



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