The Hudson River is now home to 20 million newly-deposited oysters

Read the full story at Timeout New York.

At the end of 2021, we reported on the arrival of over 11 million new oysters inside the Hudson River as part of the Billion Oyster Project, a nonprofit that hopes to seed a billion bivalves in the New York Harbor by 2035. 

Fast-forward a few months and the Hudson River Park Trust just announced the installment of an estimated 20 million juvenile oysters along the northern shoreline of the park’s Gansevoort Peninsula, all fabricated and seeded by the Billion Oyster Project.

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