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Updated Shellfish Harvesting Closure Information

 

April 23, 2007

 

The Department of Marine Resources announces that the statewide flood closure has been reduced in size. The following area remains closed:

All of the shores, flats and territorial waters of the State of Maine are closed east of a line at Small Point (Phippsburg) AND west of a line at Bay Point (Georgetown) AND west of a line across the Sasanoa River at the Woolwich/Arrowsic bridge AND west of a line across the Back River Arrowsic/Georgetown bridge.

All pre-existing pollution and Red tide/ PSP closures remain in effect. Several conditional areas remain closed at this time also.

For updates call the Department of Marine Resources Red Tide and Shellfish Sanitation Hotline at 1-800-232-4733

 

Contact:

Department of Marine Resources Hotline
1-800-232-4733

 

Last update: 07/20/10