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Health department closes recreational harvest of shellfish in Whatcom County

Unsafe levels of biotoxins detected in Drayton Harbor and Bellingham Bay

Bellingham Bay in January 2024. Whatcom County Health and Community Services has found unsafe levels of biotoxin in shellfish in Drayton Harbor and Bellingham Bay. (Hailey Hoffman/Cascadia Daily News)
By Charlotte Alden General Assignment/Enterprise Reporter
The Washington State Department of Health closed recreational harvest of molluscan shellfish in the
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