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Type: Newspaper Article

Title: Shellfish harvesting halted in Mayne Bay.

Date: December 17 2003

Author(s): Jillian Dickens, The Westerly Newspaper

Description: The raising of the Black Dragon from Mayne Bay caused all shellfish harvesters in the area to shut down operations due to leaking fuel oil. On Dec.12, shellfish harvesters in the area of Mayne Bay, Pipestream Inlet and most of Toquart Bay were advised to stop all harvests of bivalve molluscs, including oysters, mussels, scallops, clams and geoducks - which has local operators worried....

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Geographic-specific: Mayne Bay

Geographic-general: Barkley Sound

Format: HTML web page

Language: English