ADPH reopens shellfish growing waters

The Alabama Department of Public Health unveiled a new seal in August.
The Alabama Department of Public Health unveiled a new seal in August.(Source: Alabama Department of Public Health)
Published: Jan. 21, 2023 at 3:51 PM CST
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MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - The Alabama Department of Public Health on Friday reopened portions of Mobile Bay that were temporarily closed to oyster harvesting on Jan. 11.

The areas include Portersville Bay and Heron Bay.

The ADPH said it will continue to monitor bay waters and shellfish to ensure bacteriological safety.

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