The National Estuarine Research Reserve System (NERRS) is a network of 28 reserves dedicated to research, education and stewardship.
Native Olympia oysters
Journal of Aquatic Ecology
Quantifying the historic contribution of Olympia oysters to filtration in Pacific Coast (USA) estuaries and the implications for restoration objectives
P. S. E. zu Ermgassen, M. W. Gray,C. J. Langdon, M. D. Spalding & R. D. Brumbaugh
Image Credit: Scott Groth ODFW
Pacific Estuarine Research Society
Oregon Institute of Marine Biology
Settlement and post-settlement mortality as determinants of the spatial distribution of Olympia oysters in Coos Bay, Oregon R. Rimler & C. Pritchard
Image credit: John Bragg, SSNERR
Great egrets and great blue herons search for food at low tide along the shores of the South Slough.