Oysters aplenty at annual shellfish feast

November 1, 2015 | Shellfish News
MOUNTAINS of shellfish were enjoyed by dignitaries and special guests at Colchester's annual Oyster Feast celebration. Mayor Theresa Higgins and ... ...read more
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King tide draws out paua lovers to Taranaki reefs

November 1, 2015 | Shellfish News
Paua lovers have had an abundant weekend in Taranaki with a king tide making the shellfish a cinch to find. Ministry of Primary Industries spokesman ... ...read more
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Red Tide found in samples taken off Pinellas, Pasco counties

November 1, 2015 | Shellfish News
Toxins can accumulate in shellfish and result in illnesses if contaminated shellfish are eaten. Shellfish harvesting areas are closed when blooms are ... ...read more
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Commercial Clamming Stirs Short Beach Waters

November 1, 2015 | Shellfish News
The Cultivator, a 50-by-20 foot state-of-the-art vessel, is owned by G&B Shellfish Farm in Stratford, which recently acquired the shellfish bed grant of a ... ...read more
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WSU scientist a 'grower's advocate'

November 1, 2015 | Shellfish News
Left unchecked, the shrimp will sink shellfish farmers, too. Patten has tried crushing, blasting and paving over shrimp. He's tried organic controls, such ... ...read more
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Delaware Bay oyster industry could pose harm to endangered species

November 1, 2015 | Shellfish News
Oyster farming has had a rough start on the Jersey Shore after decades of problems with shellfish diseases. (Ed Hille / Staff Photographer / File Photo). ...read more
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Abalone season kicks off in WA with warnings over shellfish stocks, fisher safety

October 31, 2015 | Shellfish News
Anyone with a licence to catch the shellfish can bag a maximum of 15 pieces on the first Sunday of each month from now until March. Surf Lifesaving ... ...read more
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Red Tide Confirmed In Florida: What You Need To Know

October 31, 2015 | Shellfish News
Toxins can accumulate in shellfish and result in illnesses if contaminated shellfish are consumed. Shellfish harvesting areas are closed when blooms ... ...read more
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Gary Griggs, Our Ocean Backyard: Salmon fishing in Scotland

October 31, 2015 | Shellfish News
One of the greatest impacts has been overfishing, or simply catching fish or harvesting shellfish at a rate faster than they can reproduce and grow. ...read more
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Texas Bans Oyster Harvesting On Gulf Coast

October 30, 2015 | Shellfish News
"Red Tide produces a toxin that's consumed by the oysters and shellfish that make it toxic to people who eat it," says Christine Mann, with the Texas ... ...read more
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