The Oyster Aquaculture and Education Program provides programs and materials to watermen and others to develop profitable shellfish aquaculture businesses. The goal is to rebuild the shellfish industry, provide employment and aid in restoring the bivalve populations important to our bays.
Committed to offering exemplary teaching programs.
Conducting internationally renowned research.
Coordinating outstanding extension/outreach efforts.
Engaging individuals, groups, and communities to improve quality of life in Maryland and beyond.