OYSTER LIVING BREAKWATER PROJECT GOAL IS LIFE BEYOND GEOTUBES

The Southwestern Mordecai Environmental Restoration II project incorporated the installation of 560 feet of geotubes filled with sand to act as a breakwater in the effort to protect the adjacent Mordecai island shoreline from further wave erosion. A secondary goal has been to allow accretion of material behind the tubes in order to rebuild that section of the island to its […]

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NEW OYSTER UPWELLER FOR MORDECAI

Oyster spat will be growing in a new upweller this summer on Norwood Avenue in Beach Haven, thanks to the efforts of Mike Davis, past MLT president, and MLT member Wes Heilman. A ReClam the Bay upweller will give us the opportunity to raise oysters from spat to a size where they can be placed […]

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