Operation Build-a-Reef is a grassroots fundraising program with the goal to plant oysters in a community’s local waterway. A successful campaign relies on a partnership with a local nonprofit conservation partner that understands the community’s wants and can inspire action.

Current Build-a-Reef Campaigns

Learn about the Build-a-Reef campaigns taking place this year – and consider making a donation to to create healthy oyster reefs in these locations. Funds contributed directly support the production, transport, and planting of oysters back into the Chesapeake Bay!