In the waning days of the Northam administration, a quiet celebration of oyster restoration

Secretary of Natural and Historic Resources Ann Jennings and Gov. Northam dump rocks they and others signed onto a newly completed oyster sanctuary in the Piankatank River. (Credit: Pamela D’Angelo)

Restoring the population of native oysters to the Chesapeake Bay began with an executive order by President Obama in 2009.

This week, Governor Ralph Northam gathered with a small group at a rural marina to mark a milestone.

Pamela D’Angelo reports.

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