Severn River Association & Oyster Recovery Partnership to kick-off 2021 Operation Build-a-Reef: Severn River

3 - ORP Shell Pile in Graysonville MD where collected shell sits for one year to age

Oyster fans enjoy a boat ride and lunch provided by WaterMark to celebrate the start of Operation Build-A-Reef, which planted 50 million oyster spat-on-shell to restore oyster reefs in the Severn River.

Operation Build-A-Reef is a partnership between the Oyster Recovery Partnership, the Severn River Association, Department of Natural Resources and WaterMark.