Oyster Reef Building Event

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CORPUS CHRISTI - MARCH 24, 2021 - Join the Coastal Bend Bays & Estuaries Foundation for the next Oyster Reef Building Event this Saturday, April 28th from 8:30am-11:30am! The foundation will help build an educational oyster reef with the Harte Research Institute on Goose Island State Park!  Successful reclamation of oyster shells and use of these shells in fisheries habitat restoration in our bays will provide new opportunities for marine resource conservation coast-wide in the state of Texas. You can read more about it at OysterRecycling.org. Upcoming volunteer opportunities for this project are:

  • April 28, 2021 – 8:30 am – 11:30 am, Goose Island State Park
  • May 19, 2021 – Oyster Reef Building at Goose Island State Park

Volunteers are needed!  Please wear work clothes, closed-toe shoes, and gloves.  All volunteers will need to fill out  indemnity forms. For more information please visit www.BaysFoundation.org.