oysters

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Oyster Bed Restoration on Tap for Apalachicola Bay

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission was awarded $20 million from the Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund to help restore the failing oyster population in Apalachicola. It was announced in December 2019 that the money will be used to initiate a five-year plan to help revitalize the Apalachicola Bay oyster population. The first two years […] Read More

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It’s Almost Time! The 9th Annual Apalachicola Oyster Cook-Off

The Apalachicola Oyster Cook-Off is just around the corner, and we can’t wait to support the Apalachicola Volunteer Fire Department at one of our favorite Forgotten Coast weekends each year. Set for January 18th – 19th, 2019 at Riverfront Park, proceeds from the 9th edition of the cook-off will go towards paying for the fire […] Read More

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Save Our Bay Oyster Roast to be Held Jan 28

Oysters are not only a delicacy, they are also critical to the health of the Choctawhatchee Bay, which the community depends on for fishing and recreation. In celebration of the oyster, the Choctawhatchee Basin Alliance (CBA), a non-profit organization responsible for sustaining healthy local waterways, and Whole Foods Market – Destin are teaming up to […] Read More