Addressing Injuries to: Aquatic resources and birds and wildlife.
Project: Creating oyster reefs in the Delaware River through direct placement and recruitment and placement of bushels of spat.
Total Acreage: 78
Ecological Benefits: Enhances benthic habitat, benefits reef organisms, improves water quality.
Economic Benefits: Oyster harvesting is expected 5 years after shell placement, boost to the local economy during construction.