California is ending its six-month annual quarantine on mussels in all but two coastal counties.
Health officials warned consumers in Ventura County to avoid catching and eating clams, lobsters and other forms of shellfish that may contain dangerously high levels of a potentially deadly toxin.
Health officials have issued a warning for diners to avoid eating shellfish, crustaceans and certain fish from Ventura County after a dangerous toxin was detected in some species.
Health officials are warning seafood lovers to avoid shellfish, crustaceans and fish from Ventura County because dangerous levels of a nerve toxin have been detected in some species.
State and county health officials are warning recreational shellfish gatherers that it is unsafe to harvest shellfish from the California coast.