BFAR: Balite Bay shellfish still not safe for consumption

January 10, 2016 | Shellfish News
In a recent bulletin of BFAR Davao, shellfishes collected at Balite Bay are still positive for paralytic shellfish poison that is beyond the regulatory limit. ...read more
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5 red tide-affected localities in NegOcc now allowed to harvest, sell shellfish

January 9, 2016 | Shellfish News
BACOLOD CITY -- Governor Alfredo Marañon Jr. has allowed the five local government units (LGUs) in Negros Occidental that were hit by the red tide ... ...read more
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State shellfish managers have approved razor clam digs this weekend at Long Beach and Copalis ...

January 9, 2016 | Shellfish News
OLYMPIA, Washington — State shellfish managers have approved razor clam digs this week at Long Beach and Copalis Beach. The digs were ... ...read more
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Shellfish farming becomes million-dollar industry in Alaska

January 8, 2016 | Shellfish News
Weatherly Bates washes oysters at her shellfish farm in Halibut Cove on Wednesday, October 22, 2015. Bates and her husband operate an oyster and ... ...read more
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Oyster growers apply for new pesticide permit

January 8, 2016 | Shellfish News
“We received the permit application this morning from the Willapa Grays Harbor Oyster Growers Association to use imidacloprid on shellfish beds. ...read more
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Hot on Oregon Coast: Clamming, Crabbing, Whales, Agates

January 8, 2016 | Shellfish News
ODFW said this is because of domoic acid levels in the shellfish. The Oregon Dept. of Agriculture (ODA) will continue testing for shellfish toxins as ... ...read more
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Guv lifts red tide shellfish warning

January 8, 2016 | Shellfish News
Negros Occidental Governor Alfredo Marañon Jr. lifted the public warning on harvesting, selling and consuming shellfish in the cities of Bacolod, ... ...read more
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Oyster Transplant Permits Available

January 8, 2016 | Shellfish News
No part of any lease on which shellfish have been transplanted may be utilized for direct market harvesting during this period. Shellfish taken for ... ...read more
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Ocean acidification behind rise in price of BC shellfish

January 8, 2016 | Shellfish News
Scallops and oysters have long been among B.C.'s signature seafood stocks, but there is now concern that with oceans becoming more acidic, ... ...read more
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Shellfish Farmers Fear Ocean Acidification May Affect Harvests in 2016

January 8, 2016 | Shellfish News
CANADA - Shellfish farmers in British Columbia (BC) are fearing ocean acidification may affect their harvests in 2016 as it did in many places last year. ...read more
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