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Peconic Estuary

County warns about shellfish from local creeks & poisonous biotoxin with suspected link to turtle die-off

by May 16, 2015
The Suffolk County Health Department is warning residents against eating shellfish harvested from tributaries of the Peconic Estuary due to the presence of a marine biotoxin known to cause paralytic shellfish poisoning, a serious and potentially lethal illness in humans.
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