Latest Coastal management News

Grants to help ensure health of Massachusetts bays

Aug. 1, 2020 8:04 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Several environmental organizations are sharing a nearly $100,000 grant to help improve the health of the ecosystems of Ipswich Bay, Massachusetts Bay and Cape Cod Bay. The federal funds will be matched by almost $200,000 in municipal and private contributions, according to the state Office...

An oyster hatchery in Baton Rouge? Ex-researcher says maybe

Jun. 20, 2020 1:02 AM EDT

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Many an oyster comes to the end of its days in a local restaurant. If Steve Pollock has his way, Baton Rouge is where millions of the tasty bivalves will get their start. Although the capital city is over 50 miles from the nearest salt water, Pollock has started an inland oyster...