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June 18, 2015

PSUEDO-NITZSCHIA SPP WAS DETECTED AT STARRIGAVAN BEACH. THIS SPECIES OF PLANKTON CAN PRODUCE DOMOIC ACID, WHICH CAN CAUSE AMNESIC SHELLFISH POISONING (ASP).

Southeast Alaska Tribal Ocean Research Recommendation: Do not eat shellfish from the Starrigavan area.

PSUEDO-NITZSCHIA SPP