Trask Boat Landing
Location: Colleton River at H.E. Trask, Sr. Landing, Bluffton, SC. This site was expanded in 2003,2004,and 2005.
Sponsorship: Beaufort Marine Institute, Environmental Action Volunteers, Bluffton Boys and Girls Club, and local citizens
Nearby development: suburban housing, boat landing, docks
Other restoration factors: rapid current, wind-driven waves, boat traffic
This site has average recruitment and growth of oysters. The site was expanded in 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2006. Marsh is beginning to grow behind some of the reefs. This site was reassessed in 2005 and showed evidence of multiple year classes and large oysters. This site is considered successful. Water monitoring data is available for this site.