If you want to check if your permit is current, this link will allow you to check on a map.  Check Oyster Garden Permits 

under Habitat Permits and look for a green pin at your location. Or contact VicSpain@rocketmail.com.

Join Shelley Katsuki for a virtual tour of VIMS' Kauffman Aquaculture Center.
Also, VIMS Multimedia

Invitation to a VIMS online course on Ocean Acidification. Free registration due due by Feb. 15, 2021. Click below.

If you order from Amazon, Amazon will make a contribution to TOGA. When you login at https://smile.amazon.com/, you can enter Tidewater Oyster Gardener Association as your charity. Click below to start.
Click on left below. Click on right for the extension to your browser. TOGA thanks you.


Learn about the
Chesapeake Oyster Alliance

Quick Links

VA Oyster Gardening Guide- The current guide is obsolete and being revised. No link.

An interesting story about Skipjacks, oysters and Smith Island narrated by Walter Cronkite (1965). Discovered by Brian Wood. Click here.
TOGA Displays, click here

Many of our activites are funded by the sale of Chesapeake Bay license plates.


Helping students​ who help the Bay