Shellfish Sanitation

The mission of the Division of Shellfish Sanitation is to protect shellfish consumers through water quality monitoring, growing area assessment, education and regulatory programs.


Emergency and Conditional Shellfish Closures

  • Click here to view the Emergency Closure in the Perrin River that was extended through Tuesday April 4, 2017.  All other shellfish harvesting waters are currently classified according to routine criteria.
  • Click here for the status of Conditional Shellfish Harvesting waters.

Water Guidance

  • Shellfish Dealers: Click here for drinking and processing water guidance.

Shellfish Sanitation Recall Notices

– There are no Recall Notices issued at this time.