Based on current weather predictions, the Oyster Bay Harbor conditional harvest area is expected to re-open on Wednesday, January 23, 2013.

Please Note: More than 0.25 inches of rain within a 24 hour period or any malfunction of the Oyster Bay Wastewater Treatment plant may delay the re-opening of the this conditional harvest program.

You must call the public notification number at (516) 677 – 5350 on the morning of Wednesday, January 23, 2013 and each morning prior to harvesting to obtain the current status of the conditional harvest area.聽 Until an “OPEN” message is available through this public notification system for each specific day and date, the area is uncertified and the harvest of shellfish is not permitted.