The Oyster and the Clean Water Act

The Oyster and the Clean Water Act What is the current status of oyster restoration and what is planned for the future? What regulatory opportunities and constraints are there for water quality improvements? New restoration projects involving oysters are taking place around the harbor. With new water quality standards for the harbor coming on line, what role will they play in enhancing water quality? What additional research is needed to overcome practical, regulatory, and implementation barriers to restoration and water quality improvements?

To download a copy of the presentations for The Oyster and the Clean Water Act panel, click on this link: The Oyster and the Clean Water Act Panel Presentations

Moderator: John Waldman, Queens College

  • Paul Greenberg, Journalist and Author
  • Wayne Jackson, EPA, Region 2
  • Jim Lodge, Hudson River Foundation
  • Debbie Mans, NY/NJ Baykeeper
  • John McLaughlin, NYC Department of Environmental Protection
  • Robin Miller, Hydro Qual, Inc.

Oyster & the Clean Water Act (1 of 2)


The Oyster & the Clean Water Act (2 of 2)

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