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Stonington shellfishing areas closed due to rain

Published May 01. 2014 5:00PM   Updated May 01. 2014 11:47PM

Stonington — The Shellfish Commission has closed two conditional shellfishing areas due to the rain.

Areas A and Outer Quiambaug Cove are currently closed and will remain closed to the harvesting of clams, oysters and mussels until further notice.

Additionally, conditional Shellfishing Area B will be closed May 1 through Nov. 1 due to the boating season.

To determine the status of shellfishing areas, call the Stonington Shellfish Commission's Information Line at (860) 599-7575.

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