Maryland Shellfish Advisory and Maps

MDE Shellfish Harvesting Waters Conditional Closure Log
Sunday, August 7, 2022
River SystemRestricted DatesReopening Date
Area 5 - Cuckold Creek, Nat Creek and Mill Creek08/07/2022 & 08/08/202208/09/2022
Area 6 - Patuxent River08/07/2022 & 08/08/202208/09/2022
Area 7 - Herring Bay, Rhode River08/07/2022 & 08/08/202208/09/2022
Area 10 - Eastern & Prospect Bays: Thompson Creek and Shipping Creek08/07/2022 & 08/08/202208/09/2022
Area 11 - Island Creek, LaTrappe Creek, Bolingbrook Creek, Irish Creek, San Domingo Creek, Haskins Creek, and Broad Creek08/07/2022 & 08/08/202208/09/2022
Area 12 - Little Choptank River, Brooks Creek, Hudson Creek, Phillps & Beckwith Creeks, Fishing Creek, and Slaughter Creek08/07/2022 & 08/08/202208/09/2022
Area 13 - Monie Bay08/07/2022, 08/08/2022, 08/09/202208/10/2022

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


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