Maryland Shellfish Advisory and Maps

MDE Shellfish Harvesting Waters Conditional Closure Log
for
Sunday, March 24, 2019
River SystemRestricted DatesReopening Date
Area 1 - Cuckhold CreekMarch 24, 2019March 25, 2019
Area 2 - Breton BayMarch 24, 2019March 25, 2019
Area 3 - Herring Creek, Piney Point Creek, St. George Creek, Carthagena Creek, St. Mary's RiverMarch 24, 2019March 25, 2019
Area 4 - Smith Creek, Tanner CreekMarch 24, 2019March 25, 2019
Area 5 - Mill CreekMarch 24, 2019March 25, 2019
Area 6 - Patuxent RiverMarch 24, 2019March 25, 2019
Area 7 - Herring Bay and West RiversMarch 24, 2019March 25, 2019
Area 9 - Chester River, Langford CreekMarch 24-25, 2019March 26, 2019
Area 10 - Eastern & Prospect Bays: Cox Creek, Thompson Creek, Crab Alley Creek, Greenwood CreekMarch 24, 2019March 25, 2019
Area 11 - Tred Avon River, Plaindealing Creek, Island Creek, LaTrappe Creek, Bolingbrook CreekMarch 24, 2019March 25, 2019
Area 12 - Little Choptank River: Brooks Creek, Hudson Creek, Phillips & Beckwith Creeks, Fishing Creek, Slaughter CreekMarch 24, 2019March 25, 2019
Area 14 - Big Annemessex RiverMarch 24, 2019March 25, 2019
Area 15 - Pocomoke Sound: Ape Hole and Marumsco CreeksMarch 24, 2019March 25, 2019

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

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