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Temporary Shellfish Closures

Current temporary shellfish closures

For the most up to date temporary emergency closure information, please call our hotline at (631) 444-0480. For any other questions, please call the main shellfish office at (631) 444-0492 during normal business hours, Monday through Friday 8:30 AM until 4:45 PM.

There are no temporary shellfish closures at this time.

Effective sunrise September 19, 2018 the temporary closures in the towns of Brookhaven (north shore) and Smithtown have been rescinded.

Accordingly, the harvest of shellfish from the following areas is permitted:

Town of Brookhaven (north shore): All normally certified areas of Stony Brook Harbor and its tributaries.

Town of Smithtown: All normally certified areas of Stony Brook Harbor and its tributaries.


More about Temporary Shellfish Closures:

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