Billion Oyster Project is restoring oyster reefs to New York Harbor in collaboration with New York City communities. Oyster reefs provide habitat for hundreds of species, and can protect our city from storm damage — softening the blow of large waves, reducing flooding, and preventing erosion along the shorelines. Field stations are restoration sites where Billion Oyster Project or our partner organizations host regular field days utilizing an oyster installation. They are targeted for long-term community and student engagement with an emphasis on local involvement.
Improve the hiring process to achieve diversity goals getting the organization’s staff to look more like the community they serve.
The objective of the project is to: