Scenes from the 2016 Shellabration festival in Greenport

December 3, 2016 | Shellfish News
Here's how it works: restaurants offer wristband-wearers $5 small shellfish plates paired with $3 sips of Long Island wine or beer. Wristbands are $25 ... ...read more
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Maine receives grant to better monitor shellfish poisoning

December 3, 2016 | Shellfish News
Several shellfish harvesting areas from Bar Harbor to the Canadian border were closed from September to November due to the high levels of the acid ... ...read more
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Grant strengthens public health protection, opportunity for shellfish industry

December 3, 2016 | Shellfish News
Shellfish samples collected as part of the department's routine biotoxin monitoring program will still go to Bigelow Laboratory for analysis of paralytic ... ...read more
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Fisheries authority host information breakfast in Tralee

December 2, 2016 | Shellfish News
... special Fishing Industry Information Breakfast for the South West's fishermen, processors and shellfish producers at Tralee's Rose Hotel next month. ...read more
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Weeks after shellfishing ban is lifted, Wellfleet worries remain

December 2, 2016 | Shellfish News
“It sparkles like a diamond when the light hits it just right,'' he tells me, holding a freshly harvested oyster, the shellfish that has become his passion ... ...read more
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Shellfish business eyes Whanganui port

December 2, 2016 | Shellfish News
Blenheim-based company Cloudy Bay Clams wants to use Whanganui's port as a base for harvesting shellfish from the Foxton coast, operations ... ...read more
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After two decades, 810 acres in Drayton Harbor reopened to winter shellfish harvest

December 2, 2016 | Shellfish News
Winter shellfish harvesting is once again allowed on 810 acres in the southwest part of Drayton Harbor after more than two decades of work to clean ... ...read more
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Red tide surfaces in 7 Visayas bays

December 2, 2016 | Shellfish News
TACLOBAN CITY, Leyte: Red tide toxins remain in seven bays in Eastern Visayas, prompting authorities to raise the shellfish ban in some coastal ... ...read more
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Drayton Harbor shellfish restrictions lifted

December 2, 2016 | Shellfish News
Shellfish harvesting in Blaine's Drayton Harbor was banned more than twenty years ago because of poor water quality, then opened to seasonal ... ...read more
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Popular Whatcom County bay reopens for year-round shellfishing

December 2, 2016 | Shellfish News
Blaine's Drayton Bay is now open to year-round shellfish harvesting thanks to major efforts to improve water quality. (Photo: KOMO News). ...read more
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