April 2014

April 19th: The Moriches Bay Project was prominently displayed at the “Bring Earth Day to the Beach”, which was hosted by the Barrier Beach Preservation and the Westhampton Beach Library at 906 Dune road in Westhampton Dunes. April 12th: Project...

March 2014

March 12th: Conscience Point Shellfish Hatchery Aims to Fix Bays March 1st: A big day all around for the MBP. (see pics) A special thanks to the 30+ volunteers (Boys Scouts, Girl Scouts, and others) for coming out to the Sea Scout Hatchery Build and Cleanup...

February 2014

February 28th: Met with Westhampton Beach High School CURE and gave updates on the project. Look forward to meeting with you again! February19th: A tremendous THANKS to WINDSWEPT MARINA in East Moriches for donating open space at their office to the Moriches Bay...

January 2014

January 18th: The Sea Scout Ship 908 Oyster Hatchery and the Moriches Bay Project™ worked together to remove a floating upwelling system from the waters in North Sea. The upwelling system, capable of producing an estimated 3 million clams and oysters, was placed on...

December 2013

December 20th: In preparation for winter, the 5000 oysters of the Moriches Bay Project™ oyster farm were relocated to the Cornell Cooperative Extension Marine Education Center for monitoring and protecion until the spring. See pictures in Photo Gallery. December 17th:...

November 2013

November 23rd: Moriches Bay Project™ visits the Sea Scout Ship 908 Oyster Hatchery! See Pitures in Photo Gallery November 21st – 22nd: Three months have passed since the opening of the first Oyster Farm in Moriches Bay. Most of the 5,000 oysters grew from half an inch...