Shellfish

Boiled Mussels

Health Officials Warn Consumers Of Toxic Seafood From Central California Coast

The California Department of Public Health is warning of domoic acid poisoning from seafood caught in Monterey, Santa Cruz and Santa Barbara counties.

07/05/2015

President Barack Obama addressed the nation about a possible military strike on Syria on September 10, 2013. (CBS)

‘President Of California,’ Death To Gays, Ban On Eating Shellfish Among Ballot Initiatives Awaiting Official Processing From Attorney General

In 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.”

05/21/2015

Drakes Bay Oyster Farm

Point Reyes Visitors Warned Against Collecting Shellfish At Closed Drakes Bay Oyster Farm Site

The 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.

01/02/2015

Mussels are seen on a plate. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Health Department Warns Against Eating Some Marin Shellfish

The California Department of Public Health has issued a warning against eating recreationally harvested mussels, clams or whole scallops from Marin County.

02/28/2013

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North Coast Commercial Crab Season Delayed Again

The 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.

12/23/2012

Halibut with Watercress Pesto and Cannellini Beans

New Consumption Guidelines Issued For San Francisco Bay Fish

New safety guidelines have been issued for eating fish caught in San Francisco Bay, the first such update in 17 years.

CBS San Francisco–05/24/2011