Farming Oysters with an Adjustable Longline

Alex Lambert of Lambert Shellfish demonstrates the adjustable longline technique used in oyster aquaculture. Lambert, based on Virginia's Eastern Shore, is one of many growers working together with restoration efforts to add 10 billion new oysters to the Bay as part of the Chesapeake Oyster Alliance. Learn more about oyster aquaculture.

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