Abiotic and Biotic Influences on Current and Historic Distributions of Oyster Reefs
The University of Southern Mississippi/Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MS DEQ)
DWH Project Funding
Known Leveraged Funding
The U.S. Department of Treasury
The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 5: Centers of Excellence Research Grant Program
The goal of this project is to identify differences in abiotic and biotic stressors at current and historic oyster reef sites, to better understand oyster reef health and to inform management regarding the best places and practices to improve oyster reef restoration strategies.