Oyster Blog

18 Million Oysters Planted in Eastern Bay

EASTON, MD, June 15, 2023 – Eighteen million oysters were planted on a sanctuary near Tilghman Point in Eastern Bay…

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Severn Build-a-Reef Plants 15 Million Oysters!

ANNAPOLIS, MD, June 8, 2023 – Today, the Severn River Association (SRA) and the Oyster Recovery Partnership (ORP) planted 15…

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OYSTER RECOVERY PARTNERSHIP ANNOUNCES TOP 10 OYSTER SHELL RECYCLERS FOR 2022

ORP’s Shell Recycling Alliance is comprised of Bay-friendly businesses who go above and beyond, dutifully recycling oyster shells to be…

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Celebrating International Day of Women and Girls in Science in 2023 (and every day!)

The world needs Science, and Science needs Women! While there is still a lot to be done to achieve true…

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Feedback requested by COB March 10: Oyster Restoration & Harvest BMP Expert Panel Report

The second report from the Oyster BMP Expert Panel for oyster restoration and harvest practices is now available for review…

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Celebrating National Oyster Rockefeller Day

If you’re like us, you love any excuse to eat oysters, especially Chesapeake Bay-harvested bivalves! National Oysters Rockefelllar Day is…

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2023 Board Update

As we embark on another exciting year, we thank ORP’s Board of Directors for their steadfast service in support of…

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Winter Oyster Webinar (WOW) Series presented by MOM’s Organic Market RETURNS for 2023!

This winter, embrace that Hygge lifestyle and nerd out on all things bivalve! Learn all about the mighty oyster from…

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Pherm Announces 1st Phestival, Exclusive Interview with Founders!

ORP sat down with Billy Abbot and Henry Jager, the founders of Pherm Brewing Co., to learn where the idea…

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Governor Hogan, ORP, Restoration Partners Plant 10 Billionth Oyster

Oyster Recovery Partnership and Restoration Partners Plant 10 Billionth Oyster in the Chesapeake Bay Governor Hogan, other dignitaries, participate in…

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