Gallery: New York Harbor School Students Suggest Oyster Reefs as Protec...

The industrious students of the New York Harbor School have an innovative answer to how we can protect the city from the next Hurricane Sandy – oysters. The school, which is on Governor’s Island, has been growing oysters over the last few years as a way to restore living reefs in New York City’s harbor. Now the youngsters have also begun advocating oysters as a way to protect the region from dangerous storm surges like the ones that recently battered our city.

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