Photo of the Week: Winter Oysters

Photo of the Week: Winter Oysters

Photo taken under a pier showing oyster cases exposed by an extremely low tide.

These oyster cages were exposed by extreme low tides during the 2018 "bomb cyclone" that hit the East Coast of the US. This photo was taken on Thomas Point, January 4, 2018.

Photo Credit: Morgan Dwyer

The Bay is our lifeline. It is our recreation, our sustenance, our home.

—Morgan Dwyer

Ensure that Morgan and future generations continue to enjoy extraordinary sights and places like these along the Chesapeake. Support the Chesapeake Clean Water Blueprint—the plan to Save the Bay and its waters!

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