Bottom-Feeders: To Eat Or Not To Eat?

October 13, 2016 | Shellfish News
Animals like sardines, anchovies, mackerel, squid, octopus, shrimp and shellfish are all classified as bottom-feeders. And they're amongst the most ... ...read more
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Aw-shucks! No raw oysters at Wellfleet OysterFest

October 13, 2016 | Shellfish News
The state has closed all shellfish beds in the Cape Cod town because of an outbreak of suspected norovirus illness that is believed to be linked to ... ...read more
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Shell shock for Wellfleet OysterFest

October 13, 2016 | Shellfish News
WELLFLEET — State officials closed all of the town's shellfish beds Thursday after receiving reports of about 75 people who became ill over last ... ...read more
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State reopens some Down East shellfishing areas

October 13, 2016 | Shellfish News
Parts of the Down East coast have been reopened to shellfish harvesting because of declining levels of a potentially harmful biotoxin produced by an ... ...read more
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Dangerous levels of a biotoxin are found in Whatcom County shellfish

October 13, 2016 | Shellfish News
Dangerous levels of a biotoxin are found in Whatcom County shellfish again, which is bad news for recreational harvesters. The County Health ... ...read more
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State closes shellfish beds in Wellfleet due to suspected norovirus illness

October 13, 2016 | Shellfish News
The town of Wellfleet and shellfish harvesters have been notified of the closure. The DPH Food Protection Program is contacting businesses to recall ... ...read more
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Contaminated oysters reported in Wellfleet

October 13, 2016 | Shellfish News
WELLFLEET- The town's and arguably one of the Cape's most popular festivals will go on as scheduled despite the news that several shellfish beds in ... ...read more
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Shellfish beds closed after suspected norovirus outbreak

October 13, 2016 | Shellfish News
WELLFLEET, Mass. (AP) - State health officials have closed shellfish beds in the Cape Cod town of Wellfleet after dozens of people who ate raw ... ...read more
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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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