Area 2, 102, 130, 142 - Marine biotoxin contamination

Important!

Eating contaminated shellfish can make you very sick. It can even be life threatening. Cooking shellfish does not destroy all biotoxins.

The shellfish you harvest and eat should always come from an open area. When an area is officially “closed,” it is both illegal and unsafe to harvest shellfish from that area. It is your responsibility to know where you are planning to harvest and to find out if the species you wish to harvest is open in that area.

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If the species you wish to harvest is listed as open in the table below, make sure you also check for Sanitary Contamination Closures in this area. These additional closure areas may be in effect when bacteria and viruses are present in the water.

Subareas Open Bivalve Species
2-1 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-2 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-3 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-4 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-5 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-6 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-7 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-8 Horse Clam;Geoduck
2-9 Horse Clam;Geoduck
2-10 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-11 Horse Clam;Geoduck
2-12 Horse Clam;Geoduck
2-13 Horse Clam;Geoduck
2-14 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-15 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-16 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-17 Horse Clam;Geoduck
2-18 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-19 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-31
  • 2-31.A: Closed to All Bivalve Species
  • 2-31.B: Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-32 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-33 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-34 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-35 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-36 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-37 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-38 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-39 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-40 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-41 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-42 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-43 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-44 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-45 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-46 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-47 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-48 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-61 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-62 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-63 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-64 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-65 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-66 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-67 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-68 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-69 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-70 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-71 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-72 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-73 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-74 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-75 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-76 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-77 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-78 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-79 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-80 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-81 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-82 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-83 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-84 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-85 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-86 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-87 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-88 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-89 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-90 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-91 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-92 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-93 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-94 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-95 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-96 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-97 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-98 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-99 Closed to All Bivalve Species
2-100 Closed to All Bivalve Species
102-1 Closed to All Bivalve Species
102-2 Closed to All Bivalve Species
102-3 Closed to All Bivalve Species
130-1 Closed to All Bivalve Species
130-2 Closed to All Bivalve Species
130-3 Closed to All Bivalve Species
142-1 Closed to All Bivalve Species
142-2 Closed to All Bivalve Species

Area Descriptions

Closure Map Area Description
2-31.A 2-31.A.jpeg That portion of Subarea 2-31 west of a line running from Cape Fanny (52°07.09' north latitude and 131° 10.70' west longitude) true south to the Subarea boundary.
2-31.B 2-31.B.jpeg That portion of Subarea 2-31 east of a line running from Cape Fanny (52 degrees 07.09 minutes north latitude and 131 degrees 10.70 minutes west longitude) true south to the Subarea boundary.


2019-02-15 15:16:58

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Elysha Gordon
Canadian Shellfish Sanitation Program (CSSP) Coordinator