Maryland Shellfish Advisory and Maps

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MDE Shellfish Harvesting Waters Conditional Closure Log
for
Monday, July 15, 2024
River SystemRestricted DatesReopening Date
Area 1 - Cuckold CreekJuly 15, 2024July 16, 2024
Area 2 - Breton Bay, St. Clements Bay, St. Patrick's CreekJuly 15, 2024July 16, 2024
Area 3 - Piney Point Crk, St George Crk, St. Mary's Riv, Smith Crk, Jutland Crk, Tarkill CoveJuly 15, 2024July 16, 2024
Area 4 - Tanner CreekJuly 15, 2024July 16, 2024
Area 5 - Mill CreekJuly 15, 2024July 16, 2024
Area 11 - Island Creek, LaTrappe Creek, Bolingbrook Creek, San Domingo Creek, Haskins Creek, Harris Creek, Broad Creek, and Irish CreekJuly 15-16, 2024July 17, 2024
Area 12 - Little Choptank River, Brooks Creek, Hudson Creek, Phillps and Beckwith Creeks, and Slaughter CreekJuly 15, 2024July 16, 2024
Area 13 - Wicomico River (eastern shore)July 15, 2024July 16, 2024
Area 14 - Big Annemessex RiverJuly 15, 2024July 16, 2024
Area 15 - Pocomoke Sound: Ape Hole CreekJuly 15, 2024July 16, 2024
Area 16 - Honga River: Long CoveJuly 15-16, 2024July 17, 2024
Area 17 - Nanticoke RiverJuly 15, 2024July 16, 2024

Conditional closures are based on an analysis of NOAA rainfall data as shown in the following regional graphic.

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