Salt ponds get a clean bill of health

September 19, 2020 | Shellfish News
Fecal coliform is used as the indicator to close shellfish beds for harvesting and enterococcus is the standard indicator to close beaches and public ... ...read more
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NB declares outbreak of shellfish bacteria causing gastrointestinal illness

September 19, 2020 | Shellfish News
The average for New Brunswick is typically only two to three cases a year. “I am advising all New Brunswickers to ensure that they obtain shellfish and ... ...read more
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South Carolina shellfish season opens Oct. 1

September 19, 2020 | Shellfish News
Oyster lovers take note: the 2020-2021 season for recreational harvest of shellfish (clams and oysters) in coastal waters of South Carolina is set to ... ...read more
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Eating out is still helping out - restaurants with their own special offers near you

September 19, 2020 | Shellfish News
Mourne Seafood Bar, Bank Street - fresh shellfish hand-selected from independently run shellfish beds. Mourne Seafood has been praised by top ... ...read more
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Police operation on Hayling Island targets modern slavery gang illegally harvesting shellfish

September 19, 2020 | Shellfish News
POLICE targeted a criminal gang using modern slavery to illegally harvest shellfish on Hayling Island last night - thanks to information shared by ... ...read more
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VDH: Raw sewage spill closes portions of York River, Back Creek, Poquoson River, and The ...

September 18, 2020 | Shellfish News
... Back Creek, Poquoson River, and the Chesapeake Bay in York County are temporarily closed to shellfish harvesting due to a spill of raw sewage. ...read more
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Mussel harvesting closed from Coquille River to California border

September 18, 2020 | Shellfish News
ODA will continue to test for shellfish toxins twice per month, as tides and weather permit. Reopening an area closed for biotoxins requires two ... ...read more
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Unsold oysters go to New Jersey restoration reefs

September 18, 2020 | Shellfish News
At the same time shellfish have become valued again for “ecosystem services” – their role in filtering bay water, and as reefs providing habitat for ... ...read more
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South Coast Closed for Mussel Harvesting

September 18, 2020 | Shellfish News
Paralytic shellfish toxin and domoic acid are produced by algae and originate in the ocean. ODA will continue to test for shellfish toxins twice per month, ... ...read more
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The Vibrio Vulnificus Treatment Market to Continue to be Incremental throughout the forecast period

September 18, 2020 | Shellfish News
The bacterium is one of the leading causes of shellfish-associated deaths in the United States and other coastal region. Vibrio Vulnificus infections are ... ...read more
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