COVID Did A Number On Shellfish Industry, But Long Island Aquaculture Programs Planting Thousands Of Oysters In 2-Fold PlanLong Island oyster farmers are struggling. The COVID-19 pandemic vastly limited restaurants' need for shellfish. Orders are down from Montauk to New York City.
Officials: Hazardous Bacteria Contaminating Long Island OystersIncreased runoff from summer rains has meant higher bacteria levels.
Toxic Tide Worries Residents, Scientists On Long Island's East EndA toxic tide has been rolling in on the east end of Long Island, and residents have been concerned.
More Sickened By Tainted Shellfish In ConnecticutDavid Carey, director of the Connecticut Bureau of Aquaculture, said 32 cases are either confirmed or under investigation.
Westport, Norwalk Shellfish Beds Shut Down After Bacteria DetectedOfficials said it's likely that more than just warm water caused high levels of bacteria in oysters and clams harvested from the waters of Long Island Sound off of Norwalk and Westport.
Connecticut Recalls Shellfish From Norwalk, Westport Harvesting SitesThe State of Connecticut on Monday announced a voluntary recall of oysters and clams harvested in Norwalk and Westport, after at least five people got sick.
Connetquot High School Students Band Together To Help Save Long Island SeafoodStudents from Connetquot High School's “Clam Club” said they want safe and plentiful seafood. They joined their science teachers and marine biologists to seed and plant thousands of baby clams and oysters.
FDA: Don't Eat Shellfish From Oyster BayThe FDA says the New York state DEC closed the waters to harvesting on July 13 after several cases of people getting sick from eating raw or partially cooked shellfish from the area were reported.
Tony's Table: Fresh Squid Ink Pasta with ShellfishTony Tantillo makes black fettuccine allo scoglio for two a.k.a. fresh squid ink pasta with shellfish.
Oyster Bed Growing In The BronxThere is something in the Bronx that you might not expect to see within sight of trucks being unloaded at the Hunts Point Market.