Wellfleet OysterFest Won't Include Raw Shellfish Due To Norovirus Concerns

October 13, 2016 | Shellfish News
WELLFLEET (CBS) – Raw shellfish will not be served at the annual Wellfleet OysterFest this weekend due to norovirus concerns. Shellfish beds in ... ...read more
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Shellfish warning for Canterbury

October 13, 2016 | Shellfish News
Mussels, oysters, tuatua, pipi, toheroa, cockles, scallops, catseyes, kina [sea urchin] and all other bivalve shellfish should not be eaten if caught ... ...read more
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DMR opens shellfish areas

October 13, 2016 | Shellfish News
AUGUSTA — The Department of Marine Resources has reopened a wide swath of state waters recently closed to shellfish harvesting because of the ... ...read more
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Hungry thieves make off with 35 bags of PEI shellfish

October 13, 2016 | Shellfish News
Hungry thieves make off with 35 bags of P.E.I. shellfish ... The shellfish were being stored in about 35-40 mesh bags of various colours along the ... ...read more
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Shellfishing Dos and Don'ts

October 13, 2016 | Shellfish News
... a bulletin sent from Lt. Governor Karyn Polito that read in part, “Pseudo-Nitzschia can produce … biotoxin that concentrates in filter feeding shellfish. ...read more
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Knox Commissioners to supply warden services for Georges River

October 13, 2016 | Shellfish News
This agreement encompasses establishing licenses and limiting the number of shellfish harvested, time and area where digging is permitted, ... ...read more
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Recalled Maine Shellfish Tainted With Dangerous Neurotoxin, May Cause Amnesia In Humans

October 13, 2016 | Shellfish News
Shellfish tainted with domoic acid can cause Amnesic Shellfish Poisoning (ASP) in human, which may later lead to neurological symptoms such as ... ...read more
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Canterbury District Health Board warns against Shellfish

October 12, 2016 | Shellfish News
Canterbury District Health Board is warning people to not eat shellfish from the coastline between Motunau Beach and Akaroa Harbour. (Getty Images). ...read more
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Toxin prompts shellfish harvesting ban

October 12, 2016 | Shellfish News
State environmental officials are prohibiting shellfish harvesting from the mouth of Narragansett Bay to Conimicut Point. The ban went into effect Friday ... ...read more
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Toxic shellfish warning for Canterbury seafoood-lovers

October 12, 2016 | Shellfish News
Mussels, oysters and other shellfish found between Motunau Beach and Akaroa Harbour have tested high for a toxin which can cause vomiting and ... ...read more
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