Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions
Ecosystem Service Logic Model

Oyster Aquaculture

Geographic Context
Project Type
Oyster Aquaculture

Oyster aquaculture projects of varying methods, including all bottom and off-bottom techniques. These projects encompass both intertidal and subtidal projects, and are considered to be intensively harvested, since the primary goal of oyster farming is harvest and consumption.

Outcomes & Metrics

Outcomes for project types may be strongly or weakly linked, or if not labeled as such, not designated. Resilience-linked outcomes are marked with "R."

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Cultural Values - Other (R)


Economic Activity - Restoration/Intervention (R)