Wed., July 3, 2013 5:00am
Researchers at the University of Georgia Marine Extension in Savannah worked for many years to grow a more commercially-viable Georgia oyster. When...
Fri., May 10, 2013 2:59pm
Three Savannah non-profits are joining forces to promote heritage tourism in an off-the-beaten-path part of Chatham County. The Pin Point Heritage...
Mon., January 7, 2013 3:00am
An 8-mile-long strip of land on South Georgia's Altamaha River soon could be open to the public. The Nature Conservancy has bought a 6,000 acre...
Thu., October 4, 2012 8:30am
Florida Gov. Rick Scott says the state's oyster industry appears near collapse and needs help to survive. He said that includes getting more...
Fri., July 20, 2012 4:06pm
Adult oysters filter about 50-gallons of water daily. After 10-years of study, scientists figured out a way to measure how much nitrogen an oyster...
Fri., July 20, 2012 11:00am
A team of Alabama-based scientists says, there's a limit to how much pollution oysters can clean up. Researchers with Auburn University and the...
Tue., May 15, 2012 1:30pm
The national conservation group “American Rivers” named Georgia’s Chattahoochee River as one of “America’s Most Endangered” Tuesday. One of the...
Fri., April 20, 2012 5:41am
The Department of Natural Resources started using a helicopter Thursday to lower pallets of oyster shells in Glynn County tidal creeks that once...
Fri., February 24, 2012 7:30am
Oysters are important to the overall health of our near-shore ecosystems. They stabilize shorelines and filter water. But there’s another player in...
Wed., June 23, 2010 10:20am
University of Georgia scientists collect data on oyster reefs along the Georgia coast.