Volunteers build an oyster reef in Alabama's Mobile Bay to help restore the Gulf of Mexico.
Oyster Restoration Volunteers build an oyster reef in Alabama's Mobile Bay to help restore the Gulf of Mexico. © Erika Nortemann/TNC

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Oyster Restoration

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