Planting Oysters on Maryland's Eastern Shore

Karl Willey, CBF's Maryland Oyster Restoration Manager and "Patricia Campbell" Captain, explains how he builds a 30-foot wide oyster reef on the Little Choptank River with four million baby oysters!

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What does the Bay, its rivers and streams mean to you? What impact have the Bay and its local waters had on your life? We'd like to know.

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Founded in 1967, the Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) is the largest independent conservation organization dedicated solely to saving the Bay.

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