Enviro Groups Question Oyster Safety Off Louisiana

September 3, 2010 Cain Burdeau, Businessweek

Batches of oysters were sampled on Aug. 2 and 3 near the mouths of the Atchafalaya and Mississippi rivers and laboratory tests revealed the animals were tainted by oil.

Shellfish Harvesting Closed In Parts Of Washington State

All shorelines in King County and some beaches in Pierce and Thurston counties have been closed to recreational shellfish harvesting because of paralytic shellfish poison.

Clean Gulf Shrimp Return To The Menu

Oil-free and sustainably grown shrimp from the Gulf of Mexico return to the table.

Canada’s Sockeye Fishery Roars Back To Life

Canada’s sockeye fishery roars back to life.

Freshwater Fish Hooks Seafood Fans From From Coasts

Freshwater fish tends to be milder in flavor and more delicate than seafood pulled from the oceans.