Oregon Coast Re-opens To Mussel Harvesting

Oregon Coast Re-opens To Mussel Harvesting

     The Oregon Department of Agriculture and the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife announce the reopening of recreational and commercial mussel harvesting from the south jetty of the Columbia River to the north jetty of Yaquina Bay at Newport. Shellfish samples taken from the area indicate levels of the paralytic shellfish toxin (PST) have dropped below the ;alert level. […]

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Portion of central Oregon coast added to crab harvesting closure

Portion of central Oregon coast added to crab harvesting closure

Portion of central Oregon coast added to crab harvesting closure          The Oregon Department of Agriculture and the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife announce the immediate closure of recreational and commercial crabbing from Tahkenitch Creek, north of Winchester Bay and Reedsport, to Cape Foulweather, north of Newport. The closure is due to elevated levels of domoic […]

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