Oyster Wars | Pirates & The History of Oyster Harvesting on the OBX

The Mighty Oyster Goes to War The oyster is a remarkable creature. Capable of filtering and cleaning up to 50 gallons of water a day, it is considered an integral part of a healthy estuarine ecosystem. It’s quite capable of growing on its own, although most of today’s oysters are …

“The Secret Token” Book Review – The Enduring Mystery of the Lost Colony

The Secret Token: Myth, Obsession and the Search for the Lost Colony of Roanoke  A Book Review There is, perhaps, no mystery as enduring as the fate of The Lost Colony. Abandoned in an unfamiliar land, lacking many of the skills needed to survive, the riddle of what happened to …