Molluscan Shellfish News

September 23, 2020
The Louisiana Department of Health will reopen oyster beds in areas 26-28 beginning at sunrise on Thursday, September 23, 2020. Areas 1-7 will remain closed due to effects from Hurricane Sally.
September 16, 2020
The Louisiana Department of Health will reopen oyster beds in areas 8-25 beginning at sunrise on Thursday, September 17, 2020. Areas 1-7 will remain closed due to affects from Hurricane Sally.
September 14, 2020
The Louisiana Department of Health will close oyster beds in areas 1-25 beginning at sunset on Monday, September 14, 2020, due to the potential of poor water quality because of Hurricane Sally.
September 11, 2020
The Louisiana Department of Health has reopened molluscan shellfish growing waters Areas 16-25 effective at sunrise Saturday, September 12, 2020.
September 01, 2020
The Louisiana Department of Health has reopened molluscan shellfish growing waters, Areas 8-15 effective at sunrise Wednesday, September 2, 2020.
August 28, 2020
The Louisiana Department of Health has reopened molluscan shellfish growing waters Areas 1-7 effective at sunrise on Saturday, August 29, 2020.
August 23, 2020
The Louisiana Department of Health will close oyster beds in areas 1-28 beginning at sunset on Sunday, August 23, 2020, due to the potential of poor water quality because of tropical systems Marco and Laura.
June 11, 2020
The Louisiana Department of Health has reopened molluscan shellfish growing waters, Areas 1-7 effective 30 minutes before sunrise, Friday, June 12, 2020. With these reopenings, all of the molluscan shellfish growing waters that were closed as a precaution due to the potential for adverse weather conditions from Tropical Storm Cristobal have been reopened.
August 08, 2019
The Louisiana Department of Health has reopened the Vermilion Bay-area molluscan shellfish growing waters, Areas 27 and 28.
July 17, 2019
The Louisiana Department of Health will close oyster beds in areas 23-28 beginning at sunrise Thursday, July 18, 2019, due to potential poor water quality because of Tropical Storm Barry.
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