Maryland Shellfish Advisory and Maps

MDE Shellfish Harvesting Waters Conditional Closure Log
for
Monday, September 24, 2018
River SystemRestricted DatesReopening Date
Area 1 - Cuckhold Creek9/24/2018-9/26/20189/27/2018
Area 2 - Breton Bay9/24/2018-9/26/20189/27/2018
Area 3 - Herring Creek, Piney Point Creek, St. George Creek, Carthagena Creek, St. Mary's River9/24/2018-9/26/20189/27/2018
Area 4 - Smith Creek, Tanner Creek9/24/2018-9/26/20189/27/2018
Area 5 - Mill Creek9/24/2018-9/26/20189/27/2018
Area 6 - Patuxent River9/24/2018-9/26/20189/27/2018
Area 7 - Herring Bay and West Rivers9/24/2018-9/26/20189/27/2018
Area 8 - South River9/24/2018-9/26/20189/27/2018
Area 9 - Chester River, Langford Creek9/24/2018-9/26/20189/27/2018
Area 10 - Eastern & Prospect Bays: Cox Creek, Thompson Creek, Crab Alley Creek, Greenwood Creek9/24/2018-9/26/20189/27/2018
Area 11 - Tred Avon River, Plaindealing Creek, Island Creek, LaTrappe Creek, Bolingbrook Creek9/24/2018-9/26/20189/27/2018
Area 12 - Little Choptank River: Brooks Creek, Hudson Creek, Phillips & Beckwith Creeks, Fishing Creek, Slaughter Creek9/24/2018-9/26/20189/27/2018

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

Graphic