Coastal Angler – Oyster Gardening

Jennifer McPeak, a Choctawhatchee Basin Alliance (CBA) Oyster Gardener volunteer, showed me to her dock on a serene Destin bayou. The fall sunshine and clear blue sky had combined to create a beautiful morning, and mullet splashed in the shallows while a Great Blue Heron stalked prey among the reeds nearby. Kneeling carefully against the wooden boards, she put on gloves to hoist her cage up out of the water, gently placing the wire on a white plastic rectangle.

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