The Louisiana Department of Health will reopen oyster beds in areas 9 and 10 beginning at sunrise on Wednesday, September 22, 2021.  
 
They were previously closed due to Hurricane Ida.
 
Click here to view the closure order, signed by State Health Officer Dr. Joseph Kanter and LDH Secretary Dr. Courtney N. Phillips.
 
More information about LDH’s Molluscan Shellfish Program can be found here.