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Galveston Bay has reopened to oystering - The Galveston County Daily News : Business

September 2, 2014

Galveston Bay has reopened to oystering

Posted: Thursday, April 24, 2014 12:00 am

GALVESTON — State health officials have reopened Galveston Bay for shellfish harvesting more than a month after it was closed because of a harmful algae. 

“The Galveston Bay system reopened to oyster, clam and mussel harvesting over the weekend,” Texas Department of State Health Services spokesman Chris Van Deusen said. “We received test results that showed the shellfish were again safe for human consumption.”

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