Many of the Suminoe oyster beds in China were permanently destroyed by engineering projects. Photo: Handout Many of the Suminoe oyster beds in China were permanently destroyed by engineering projects. Photo: Handout
Many of the Suminoe oyster beds in China were permanently destroyed by engineering projects. Photo: Handout

The last Chinese wild oyster and the scientists trying to keep it off the dinner table

Researchers have found the last surviving wild habitat of the Suminoe oyster and say it ‘must not end up as food’

Topic |   China science
Many of the Suminoe oyster beds in China were permanently destroyed by engineering projects. Photo: Handout Many of the Suminoe oyster beds in China were permanently destroyed by engineering projects. Photo: Handout
Many of the Suminoe oyster beds in China were permanently destroyed by engineering projects. Photo: Handout
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