Oyster Recovery Projects Bring Calls For Government Investment In SF Bay And NationwideOyster-recovery efforts in SF Bay and elsewhere around the country have a unified goal: showing that oysters can be successfully restored in the wild.
Shellfish Stickum Inspires Cal Scientists To Create New Surgical GlueUC Berkeley scientists observing how mussels attach themselves to submarine surfaces have developed a new surgical glue.
Health Officials Warn Consumers Of Toxic Seafood From Central California CoastThe California Department of Public Health is warning of domoic acid poisoning from seafood caught in Monterey, Santa Cruz and Santa Barbara counties.
'President Of California,' Death To Gays, Ban On Eating Shellfish Among Ballot Initiatives Awaiting Official Processing From Attorney GeneralIn the land of direct democracy, anyone with $200 can get just about anything approved for signature gathering, and anyone with enough signatures can get their idea on the ballot for a vote, and this year, one of those items would declare a "president of California."
Point Reyes Visitors Warned Against Collecting Shellfish At Closed Drakes Bay Oyster Farm SiteThe warning follows the Wednesday closure of the Drake's Bay Oyster Co., which agreed in October to shut down following a long legal battle with the U.S. Interior Department over the loss of its lease.
Health Department Warns Against Eating Some Marin ShellfishThe California Department of Public Health has issued a warning against eating recreationally harvested mussels, clams or whole scallops from Marin County.
North Coast Commercial Crab Season Delayed AgainThe commercial season for Dungeness crab along California's north coast has been delayed a third time, according to the California Department of Fish and Game.
New Consumption Guidelines Issued For San Francisco Bay FishNew safety guidelines have been issued for eating fish caught in San Francisco Bay, the first such update in 17 years.