Delaware Center for the Inland Bays (CIB)

Oyster Gardening Program Library


Recommended Oyster Gardening Publications with Basic How-to Information: Virginia Institure of Marine Science   University of Maryland



 Oyster Gardening Fact Sheet * Inland Bays Journal Article

CIB Shellfish Field Research Project Final Reports

Evaluation of the Natural Occurrence and Stock Enhancement Potential of Hard Clams (Mercenaria mercenaria) and Oysters (Crassostrea virginica) in Little Assawoman Bay, Delaware
Detection and Monitoring of Three Bivalve Protozoan Diseases (Dermo, MSX and QPX) in Delaware’s Inland Bays
Continuing Support for Inland Bay Shellfish Stock Enhancement and Restoration Activities (October 2004 - September 2005)
Continuing Support for Inland Bay Shellfish Stock Enhancement and Restoration Activities (October 2005 - September 2006)



Articles and Technical Reports

 

Shellfish Aquaculture Interactions with the Environment List of References

ECOSYSTEM INFLUENCES OF NATURAL AND CULTIVATED POPULATIONS OF SUSPENSION FEEDING BIVALVE MOLUSCS: A REVIEW - Journal of Shellfish Research, Vol. 23, No. 1, 51-61, 2004

Delaware Inland Bays - Chapter 6, Estuaries on the Edge: The Vital Link Between Land and Sea. US EPA. 1995

History of the Eastern Oyster - Delaware Estuary Program Fact Sheet

Shellfish aquaculture — In praise of sustainable economies and environments - World Aquaculture Magazine Vol. 34 No. 4 December 2003

Did You Know? Shellfish Aquaculture is Good for the Environment - Rhode Island Sea Grant Program and the East Coast Shellfish Grower's Association (ECSGA)

The Importance of Habitat Created by Molluscan Shellfish to Managed Species Along the Atlantic Coast of the United States - Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission Habitat Management Series #8 May 2007

A COMPARATIVE EVALUATION OF THE HABITAT VALUE OF SHELLFISH AQUACULTURE GEAR, SUBMERGED AQUATIC VEGETATION AND A NON-VEGETATED SEABED - Journal of Shellfish Research, Vol. 23, No. 3, 867–874, 2004

Influence of simulated bivalve biodeposition and microphytobenthos on sediment nitrogen dynamics: A laboratory study - Limnol. Oceanogr., 47(5), 2002, 1367–1379

Oyster Restoration on the East and Gulf Coasts - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Habitat Connections. Volume 5, Number 2 • 2005

Researchers Study Microbial Threats to Shellfish Safety - Agricultural Research Magazine, March 2005

A Practitioner's Guide to the Design & Monitoring of Shellfish Restoration Projects: an Ecosystem Services Approach - The Nature Conservancy

Potential Impacts of Small-Scale Commercial Mariculture in Southampton (New York) Public Waters: A Feasibility Study

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