Sewage Spill Prompts Emergency Closure Of Shellfish Harvesting In Part Of Potomac RiverThe department said it will sample water in the affected area to determine when it is safe to harvest again.
Maryland Department Of The Environment Issues Emergency Closure To Shellfish Harvesting In St. Mary's County WaterwayA report of a sewage overflow has prompted a Maryland agency to close a waterway in St. Mary's County to shellfish harvesting.
Anne Arundel County Waterways Reclassified For Shellfish HarvestingThe Maryland Department of the Environment announced Monday that it has reclassified parts of the Rhode and West rivers in Anne Arundel County for shellfish harvesting.
Some Talbot County Waterways Reclassified For Shellfish HarvestingThe Maryland Department of the Environment has reclassified parts of two Talbot County waterways for shellfish harvesting.
Part Of Maryland Creek Closed To Shellfish HarvestingPart of a Maryland waterway is now closed to shellfish harvesting.
Portions Of Wye River Closed To Shellfish Havesting Due To Bacteria LevelsJune 11th, the Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) closed portions of the Wye River in Queen Anne’s and Talbot Counties to shellfish harvesting due to unacceptable bacteria levels.
Md. Bans Swimming, Fishing, Kayaking In Patapsco River Due To Sewage SpillTens of millions of gallons. That's how much raw sewage has flowed into the Patapsco River this week.
Little Choptank Closed To Shellfish HarvestingMaryland environmental officials have closed part of the Little Choptank River in Dorchester County for shellfish harvesting because of elevated levels of bacteria.