Overview of the Projet

  • Oyster restoration is a great experience and good for the environment. The 4th graders work with Mrs courtney Lee to increase the oyster population. They get together once every month to learn about the oysters and plan their project. They do this because there are not enough oysters left in the bay. This is important because oysters filter the water and there is only 1% of the oysters compared to what there used to be. In the project baby oysters called spats are grown off of a pier. Mrs Lee will bring them in at diffrent times of the year. when she brings in we measure them and test  the water quality. We test the water for its salinity turbidity claerness and temperture. At the end of the year