Four Dutch Harbor shellfish farms get approval

June 1, 2016 | Shellfish News
Despite dissenting letters from town conservationists, the state approved four aquaculture farms in Dutch Harbor along the western shoreline of ... ...read more
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Salmon fishing limited on Skokomish

June 1, 2016 | Shellfish News
In 2009, the abundance of human waste along the river forced an emergency closure of commercial, tribal and recreational shellfish beds near the ... ...read more
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Juneau sites dangerous for shellfish

June 1, 2016 | Shellfish News
Researchers at the University of Alaska Fairbanks School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences in Juneau have been collecting weekly phytoplankton ... ...read more
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DHEC closes shellfish beds, issues swimming caution

June 1, 2016 | Shellfish News
Some Lowcountry shellfish grounds have been closed and a caution against swimming issued for a section of surf near Myrtle Beach, because of ... ...read more
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Legislation Aims to Improve Water Quality through Shellfish Restoration and Protection

June 1, 2016 | Shellfish News
“Shellfish are essential to our waters as they help filter nitrogen and other polluting particles. By promoting their livelihood and habitat, we are working ... ...read more
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Edgartown selectmen stand by shellfish penalties

June 1, 2016 | Shellfish News
Edgartown shellfish constable Paul Bagnall came under fire Tuesday after recommending to selectmen that David Viera lose his shellfishing license ... ...read more
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Next phase of Sound cleanup will be costly

June 1, 2016 | Shellfish News
... of Aquaculture, David Carey, second from right, briefs US Senator Chris Murphy as he meets with local shellfish fisherman Tuesday, May 31, 2016, ... ...read more
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Red tide alert up in Western Samar

May 31, 2016 | Shellfish News
17 issued Tuesday, BFAR said all types of shellfish and alamang (Acetres sp.) caught in the said areas are not fit for human consumption. However ... ...read more
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Retired NPD Capt. John Frank dies after battle with cancer

May 31, 2016 | Shellfish News
NORWALK — John Frank, a retired Norwalk Police Department captain, union founder and former Shellfish Commission chairman, died Monday after ... ...read more
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Ocean 'Robot' To Help Identify Toxic Algae Off Washington

May 31, 2016 | Shellfish News
SEATTLE (AP) — After a massive toxic algae bloom closed lucrative shellfish fisheries off the West Coast last year, scientists are turning to a new tool ... ...read more
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