Thank you for being a key part of the Chesapeake Oyster Alliance! To help get the word out about this exciting initiative, we've put together some sample tweets and Facebook/Instagram posts below. For those that have social media accounts, we'd love your help spreading the news about the alliance. Whenever possible please use the hashtag #10BillionOysters—our social posts will have even greater impact when we're rallying around a single hashtag. We're also including some imagery and graphics that we encourage you to use in your posts. Please feel free to reach out with any questions: firstname.lastname@example.org.
- #DYK #Maryland & #Virginia's economies have lost more than $4 BILLION in the last 30 years because of the decline in oysters. Why we need #10BillionOysters for the Chesapeake: www.ChesapeakeOysterAlliance.org
- The #Chesapeake Oyster Alliance's goal is to add #10BillionOysters to the #ChesBay by 2025. Find out why oysters are crucial to helping #SavetheBay: www.ChesapeakeOysterAlliance.org
- Restoration of the #ChesBay could be the most dramatic example of environmental recovery ever seen. With a goal of adding #10BillionOysters in the Bay, the Chesapeake Oyster Alliance will play a key role in restoring this national treasure. www.ChesapeakeOysterAlliance.org
- BREAKING: Just announced moments ago, the Chesapeake Oyster Alliance will add #10BillionOysters to the #ChesBay by 2025! www.ChesapeakeOysterAlliance.org
- BREAKING: With more than 30 partner groups, [your organization's name here] has just announced the Chesapeake Oyster Alliance to add #10BillionOysters in the #ChesBay. Find out more: www.ChesapeakeOysterAlliance.org
- BREAKING: Today [your organization's name here], along with a partnership of more than 30 community groups, oyster growers, universities, and non-profits, announced the Chesapeake Oyster Alliance. Together, we plan on adding #10BillionOysters to the Bay by 2025. Find out more: www.ChesapeakeOysterAlliance.org
- Oysters could once filter a volume of water equal to the entire Bay in a week. But with their dwindled numbers, today it would take more than a year. To accelerate the return of a healthy Chesapeake oyster population, [your organization's name here] and more than 30 partner organizations launched the Chesapeake Oyster Alliance! We plan on adding #10BillionOysters to the Chesapeake Bay by 2025. Find out more: www.ChesapeakeOysterAlliance.org
BREAKING: Today, [your organization's name here], along with more than 30 partner groups, announced the Chesapeake Oyster Alliance. With a goal of adding #10BillionOysters to #ChesBay by 2025, this alliance is striving to restore this keystone species, the population of which is now just a tiny fraction of its historic size. Oysters filter our water, stabilize our shorelines, and provide critical habitat to important Bay critters. See the link in our bio. for more info.!
For orgs with an Instagram account, we suggest temporarily changing the bio. URL to: www.ChesapeakeOysterAlliance.org