Qatar Museums to host cultural workshops at Al Zubarah

November 12, 2017 | Shellfish News
Participants will learn how a certain shellfish gland responsible for the purple colour was extracted and put directly on cloth under the heat of the sun ... ...read more
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Alaska Boards of Fisheries and Game update

November 12, 2017 | Shellfish News
1-5), Southeast and Yakutat Shellfish and Finfish (in Sitka, Jan. 11-23), and statewide regulations on Dungeness, shrimp and other shellfish (in ... ...read more
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Build of private wharf on shellfish beds angers locals

November 12, 2017 | Shellfish News
The Russell community is up in arms at the building of a private wharf on customary shellfish beds at Uruti Bay. The Northland Regional Council ... ...read more
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Crayfish season closed as toxic algae confirmed

November 11, 2017 | Shellfish News
The eastern recreational season was due to open next Saturday, but due to paralytic shellfish toxins caused by the Alexandrium tamarense bloom, ... ...read more
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Maine plans swifter protocols for shellfish monitoring

November 11, 2017 | Shellfish News
Craig Burnell of Bigelow Labs tests seawater for the presence of amnesic shellfish toxin, caused by a marine bioxtoxin known as domoic acid. ...read more
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Discovery Bay, Oak Bay opened to shellfish harvesting

November 9, 2017 | Shellfish News
PORT TOWNSEND — Discovery Bay in Jefferson and Clallam counties is now open for all harvesting of shellfish except for butter clams and varnish ... ...read more
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West coast shellfish toxin warning extended to cover Manukau Harbour

November 9, 2017 | Shellfish News
The entire Manukau Harbour is now off limits for shellfish gathering after a spike in toxin levels. Paralytic shellfish poisoning toxins have risen ... ...read more
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Dodgy shellfish from Taranaki to Auckland, warns MPI

November 9, 2017 | Shellfish News
Shellfish harvested between Taranaki and Auckland have a higher than usual chance of being unsafe to eat, says the Ministry of Primary Industries. ...read more
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Shellfish biotoxin alert for the West coast of the North Island

November 8, 2017 | Shellfish News
The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) today extended the public health warning advising the public not to collect or consume shellfish harvested ... ...read more
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Capital funding requests for 2019 fiscal year and beyond stack up in Westport

November 8, 2017 | Shellfish News
For fiscal 2020, Leonard is recommending the town replace another 30-year-old member of the Harbormaster/Shellfish Warden's little fleet of five ... ...read more
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