Restoration of native oyster beds is ‘part of the answer’ to reversing depopulation trend as fragile communities could experience economic boom

© SuppliedRestoring native oyster (Ostrea edulis) beds in Scotland has the potential to give a £3.5m boost to the UK economy and create jobs in some of the most economically marginal areas of the Western and Northern Highlands and Islands.
Restoring native oyster (Ostrea edulis) beds in Scotland has the potential to give a £3.5m boost to the UK economy and create jobs in some of the most economically marginal areas of the Western and Northern Highlands and Islands.