Flesh-eating bacteria yet to reach North Carolina

July 18, 2019 | Shellfish News
WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - Vibro Vulnificus, dubbed the 'Flesh-eating bacteria,' has yet to make it to North Carolina, but it has spread already from ... ...read more
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Green crabs: Bad for the pond, good for the palate

July 18, 2019 | Shellfish News
“Eat the invaders” was the theme of the day on Tuesday, July 9. Which invaders? The European green crab. For the Block Island Shellfish Commission ... ...read more
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Algae blooms turning many BC harbours red

July 18, 2019 | Shellfish News
The blooms are not harmful to humans through skin contact, but it does taint shellfish, which can be fatal if they are consumed by humans. ...read more
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Red tide colours North Van shores

July 18, 2019 | Shellfish News
An algae bloom is likely to blame for “red tides” that have hit the North Shore in recent days, potentially pulling local shellfish off the menu. Following ... ...read more
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What kind of jewelry is best for moms on Mother's Day

July 18, 2019 | Shellfish News
Why do you mention that your mother will think of pearls? Because pearls are produced in the body and shellfish, and they are formed in the body for ... ...read more
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Vancouver Beaches & Harbour Waters Have Strangely Turned Completely Red (PHOTOS)

July 18, 2019 | Shellfish News
If these fish are eaten by humans, it can lead to serious and potentially fatal illnesses such as a “paralytic shellfish poisoning” and “amnesic shellfish ... ...read more
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Spinney Creek Shellfish files new aquaculture application

July 18, 2019 | Shellfish News
ELIOT, Maine — After dropping its bid for an aquaculture expansion on the Kittery side of Spinney Creek, Spinney Creek Shellfish has filed a new ... ...read more
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State warns Wellfleet it needs better wastewater plan

July 18, 2019 | Shellfish News
He emphasized the importance of shellfish production, saying, “We have good data from intensive monitoring of the oyster project.” But Dudley said ... ...read more
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Fears of a monster jellyfish invasion after second huge stinger is seen in Cornwall as tourists ...

July 18, 2019 | Shellfish News
The latest video was captured by a member of the Fowey Shellfish Company (pictured Dave Swiggs, 33, and Will Hancock, 35, from the company) ... ...read more
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Second human-sized jellyfish spotted off English coast sparks invasion fears: Haven't 'seen the ...

July 18, 2019 | Shellfish News
Estimated to be 8 feet long, the second giant barrel jellyfish was spotted by a member of the Fowey Shellfish Company while checking equipment on ... ...read more
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