Can Oysters Solve the Nitrogen Problem?

One single oyster can filter about 50 gallons of water per day. This kind of filtering power is being looked at by researchers as a potential solution to absorb harmful amounts of nitrogen entering coastal waters via wastewater treatment facilities and stormwater runoff from urban areas. “We need nitrogen, so let’s not demonize it, it’s … Continue reading Can Oysters Solve the Nitrogen Problem?