Progress in Whatcom County, but poor marks for the Salish Sea

November 14, 2017 | Shellfish News
The report specifically cites the reopening of shellfish beds in Drayton Harbor and efforts to use natural infrastructure to filter polluted stormwater runoff ... ...read more
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Developing shellfish farming opportunities

November 14, 2017 | Shellfish News
The University of Hawaiʻi Sea Grant College Program received $149,972 to develop new opportunities in shellfish farming for Hawaiʻi and the U.S. ... ...read more
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'Red tape' hitting Conwy mussel harvesters

November 14, 2017 | Shellfish News
But the town's "mussel men" have been told they must now use licensed boats to go out to harvest the shellfish. The Welsh Government said the rules ... ...read more
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Number of people sickened at oyster event at Ocean City restaurant rises

November 13, 2017 | Shellfish News
Vibrio vulnificus is a bacteria associated with shellfish, such as oysters, that can lead to gastroenteritis, Lee said. It is a naturally occurring bacterium ... ...read more
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These mussels could be key to decontaminating New York City's dirty waters

November 13, 2017 | Shellfish News
“Shellfish aquaculture has a great potential for … improving coastal water quality.” The team—which includes marine scientists, a commercial mussel ... ...read more
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One-sided article on shellfish plan

November 13, 2017 | Shellfish News
I am very disappointed and surprised that The Day did not take the time to interview the Waterford Harbor Commission members or cite their publicly ... ...read more
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Outbreak at Fager's Island Shell Shocked Oyster Festival in Maryland

November 13, 2017 | Shellfish News
We don't know what may have caused this outbreak, but this event is a good reminder about how raw shellfish can cause illness and who should ... ...read more
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'Red tide' still affects Visayas bays – BFAR

November 13, 2017 | Shellfish News
THE Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) warned against consumption of shellfish collected in coastal areas which are still positive for ... ...read more
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Red tide warning up in six areas

November 13, 2017 | Shellfish News
Ingestion of shellfish from areas with high concentrations of red tide could lead to paralytic shellfish poisoning (PSP), BFAR said. It added that all types ... ...read more
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Fish with a conscience

November 12, 2017 | Shellfish News
Even looking for shellfish as a substitute, when there isn't enough fish, is sometimes a waste of time because they cannot even find enough for dinner. ...read more
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