Area 17 - Marine biotoxin contamination

Warning

Remember to also check for sanitary contamination closures in this area. In a sanitary contamination closure area you are not allowed to harvest bivalve shellfish.

Subareas Open Bivalve Species
17-1 Closed to All Bivalve Species
17-2 Clam, Littleneck;Clam, Manila;Mussels, All;Oysters, All
17-3 Clam, Littleneck;Clam, Manila;Mussels, All;Oysters, All
17-4 Clam, Butter;Clam, Littleneck;Clam, Manila;Mussels, All;Oysters, All
17-5 Clam, Butter;Clam, Littleneck;Clam, Manila;Mussels, All;Oysters, All
17-6
  • 17-6.A: Clam, Littleneck;Clam, Manila;Mussels, All;Oysters, All
  • 17-6.B: Clam, Littleneck;Clam, Manila;Mussels, All;Oysters, All
17-7 Clam, Littleneck;Clam, Manila;Mussels, All;Oysters, All
17-8 Clam, Littleneck;Clam, Manila;Mussels, All;Oysters, All
17-9 Clam, Littleneck;Clam, Manila;Mussels, All;Oysters, All
17-10 Clam, Littleneck;Clam, Manila;Mussels, All;Oysters, All
17-11 Clam, Littleneck;Clam, Manila;Mussels, All;Oysters, All
17-12 Clam, Littleneck;Clam, Manila;Mussels, All;Oysters, All
17-13 Clam, Littleneck;Clam, Manila;Mussels, All;Oysters, All
17-14 Clam, Littleneck;Clam, Manila;Mussels, All;Oysters, All
17-15 Closed to All Bivalve Species
17-16 Clam, Butter;Clam, Littleneck;Clam, Manila;Cockles;Mussels, All;Oysters, All
17-17 Clam, Butter;Clam, Littleneck;Clam, Manila;Mussels, All;Oysters, All
17-18 Clam, Littleneck;Clam, Manila;Mussels, All;Oysters, All
17-19 Clam, Littleneck;Clam, Manila;Mussels, All;Oysters, All
17-20 Clam, Littleneck;Clam, Manila;Mussels, All;Oysters, All;Scallop, Other;Scallop, Pacific;Scallop, Pink;Scallop, Spiny
17-21 Clam, Littleneck;Clam, Manila;Mussels, All;Oysters, All

Area Descriptions

Closure Map Area Description
17-6.A 17-6.A.jpeg That portion of Subarea 17-6 west of a line drawn from a point starting at the boundary line for Subarea 17-8 on Penelakut (Kuper) Island at 48º56.06' N latitude and 123º37.88' W longitude heading in a straight line southwesterly to a point at 48º55.02' N latitude, 123º38.48' W longitude on the Subarea boundary line between Subareas 17-6 and 17-9. [NAD83]
17-6.B 17-6.B.jpeg That portion of Subarea 17-6 east of a line drawn from a point starting at the boundary line for Subarea 17-8 on Penelakut (Kuper) Island at 48º56.06' N latitude and 123º37.88' W longitude, heading in a straight line southwesterly to a point 48º55.03' N latitude, 123º38.48' W longitude on the Subarea boundary line between Subareas 17-6 and 17-9. [NAD83]


2017-06-21 15:25:53