Learn about our funding partners and program sponsors.
The Noank Aquaculture Cooperative works closely with the National Grid Foundation and the Peconic Land Trust to determine what projects should be funded with the proceeds generated by the sale of our oysters.
The National Grid Foundation
National Grid contributes millions of dollars every year to deserving programs, most notably in energy, education and the environment.
The Peconic Land Trust
Peconic Land Trust conserves Long Island’s working farms, natural lands, and heritage for our communities now and in the future.
The Noank Aquaculture Cooperative
A group of small scale shellfish growers based in Noank, Connecticut and Southold, NY dedicated to growing shellfish in a sustainable and environmentally friendly way. We grow premium oysters, Peconic Pearls, that generate proceeds for projects that benefit the Peconic Estuary.
Peconic Pearls™ Sponsors
The following businesses have agreed to participate in the Peconic Pearl environmental program. They purchase the Peconic Pearls at a higher price in order to help us generate funds for projects that help the environment. These partners that carry the Peconic Pearls are:
222 Atlantic Avenue • Greenport, NY 11944 #631-477-8485
Available at the fish market, they will shuck for you upon request.
89 East 42nd Street • New York, NY #212-490-6653
Now a regular offering on the raw bar menu.
43 East 7th Street • New York, NY 10003 #212-982-3006
Only available at special events, call to inquire.
6400 Main Road • Laurel, NY 11948 #631-298-4300
Executive Chef Jon Lopresti prepares our oysters for members at the Laurel Links Country Club restaurant.
1074 Main Road • Aquebogue, NY 11931 #631-722-8800
Featured product at the weekend raw bars.
25180 County Road 48 • Peconic, NY 11958 #631-734-7001
Available through shares of their CSA.