Virginia Ecological Solutions Foundation is actively involved in biogenic oyster reef demonstration projects at three locations
1) A major pier protection project in Saxis, VA, including participation from Christopher Newport University (CNU), OCVA and the Town of Saxis.
2) A partnership with the Tangier Island Community, CNU, OCVA, the Accomack-Northampton Planning District Commission, and the United States Army Corps of Engineers to provide shoreline protection using a variety of novel, prefabricated concrete oyster reef designs.
3) A demonstration project at Long Point in Topping, VA on the Rappahannock River in collaboration with OCVA and Biogenic Solutions Consulting, LLC,. The site is at the VESF headquarters.