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Misamis Oriental Shellfish Test Positive for Paralytic Shellfish Poison

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PHILIPPINES - Shellfish from Misamis Oriental tested positive of the paralytic shellfish poison according to the latest bulletin released by the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR).

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Shellfish Bulletin No. 14 released 4 June also raised red tide alerts for shellfishes collected in Dumanguillas Bay Zamboanga del Sur; Marcielagos Bay in Zamboanga del Norte; Bataan coastal waters (Mariveles, Limay, Orion, PIlar, Balanga, Orani, Abucay and Samal); and Matarinao Bay in Eastern Samar.

Balite Bay in Mati Davao Oriental now turned in positive results of the red toxin for this period.

BFAR 10 Director Visa Tan-Dimerin warned the public not to eat shellfish or "alamang" from these areas.