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Biotoxin found in north county shellfish

Biotoxin found in north county shellfish

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KGMI News Reporting
By Tracy Ellis

BLAINE, Wash. – No recreational shellfish harvesting is allowed on beaches in northern Whatcom County.

The state Department of Health says tests show unsafe levels of a biotoxin.

The closure is from Point Whitehorn north to the Canadian border.

Clams, mussels, oysters and scallops are all off limits.

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