Polluted Area Proclamations

Polluted area proclamations that include temporary closures and re-openings to shellfish harvest as a result of bacteriological water quality, as well as changes in descriptions of permanently closed areas due to Sanitary Survey findings.

To listen to the 24-hour automated list of the latest shellfish openings and closings, call: 252-726-6827 (press 1). For questions regarding shellfish bacteriological closings, call Andrew Haines at 252-726-6827 (ext. 8149) or email him at andrew.haines@ncdenr.gov.

2019 Proclamations.

Shellfish Sanitation Maps

To see an interactive map of temporary closures: Click here.

To access maps of permanently closed areas and written permanent closure descriptions: Click here. (Click on the growing area label in the map and then click on the "Attachments" link that appears in the pop up window.) 

To receive recent maps referenced in proclamations via mail, contact Sharon Gupton (Sharon.Gupton@ncdenr.gov), or call: 252-808-8118.

ProclamationEffective DateSummaryDate Issued
PA-38-2021Shellfish Leases or Franchises close effective sunrise, Wednesday, April 21, 2021This proclamation closes specific leases or franchises in Pender County.2021-04-16
PA-37-2021Shellfish Reopenings effective sunrise, Friday, April 16, 2021 This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Tubbs Inlet and Ocean Isle Beach.2021-04-15
PA-36-2021Shellfish Temporary Closure effective 7:30 A.M., Sunday, April 11, 2021This proclamation closes the following area in Brunswick County: IWW Beacon "84" to SC line, including Tubbs Inlet.2021-04-11
PA-35-2021Shellfish Leases or franchises close effective sunrise, Wednesday, April 14, 2021This proclamation closes specific leases in Pender and Onslow Counties.2021-04-09
PA-34-2021Shellfish Relay Reopening effective sunrise, Friday, April 9, 2021This proclamation opens a lease in Pender County due to the shellfish lease having not received polluted shellfish as part of the shellfish relay program and being included in the original proclamation in error.2021-04-08
PA-33-2021Shellfish Leases or franchises close effective sunrise, Wednesday, April 7, 2021This proclamation closes specific leases in New Hanover, Pender, Onslow, and Carteret Counties.2021-04-01
PA-32-2021Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise, Friday, March 26, 2021This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: Newport River.2021-03-25
PA-31-2021Shellfish Reopenings effective sunrise, Thursday, March 25, 2021This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Core Creek and Oyster Creek.2021-03-24
PA-30-2021Shellfish Reopenings effective sunrise, Wednesday, March 24, 2021This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Stump Sound, Alligator Bay, and Chadwick Bay.2021-03-23
PA-29-2021Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:15 A.M., Wednesday, March 17, 2021This proclamation closes the following areas in Pender, Onslow, and Carteret Counties: Stump Sound, Alligator Bay, Chadwick Bay, a portion of Newport River, Core Creek, and Oyster Creek.2021-03-17
PA-PC-2021Shellfish closures effective sunrise, Wednesday, March 10, 2021This proclamation closes 47 acres near Jinks Creek in the A-1 Growing Area of Brunswick County, 330 acres in Myrtle Grove Sound in the B-5 Growing Area of New Hanover County, 4 acres in Middle Sound in the B-7 Growing Area of New Hanover County, 73 acres in Topsail Sound, Old Topsail Creek, and Virginia Creek in the B-8 Growing Area of Pender County, 30 acres near Turkey Creek in the B-9 Growing Area of Onslow County, and 20 acres in Pamlico Sound in the H-4 Growing Area of Dare County.2021-03-09
PA-28-2021Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise, Wednesday, March 10, 2021This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: Newport River.2021-03-09
PA-27-2021Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise, Sunday, March 7, 2021This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: A portion of the Tubbs Inlet area.2021-03-06
PA-26-2021Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise, Saturday, March 6, 2021This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: Core Creek.2021-03-05
PA-25-2021Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise, Thursday, March 4, 2021This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Lockwoods Folly River and Lockwoods Folly Inlet area.2021-03-03
PA-24-2021Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise, Wednesday, March 3, 2021This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Queens Creek and White Oak River2021-03-02
PA-23-2021Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise, Sunday, February 28, 2021This proclamation returns the folllowing areas to normal closure boundaries: A portion of the Intracoastal Waterway near Ocean Isle Beach and Holden Beach.2021-02-27
PA-22-2021Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise, Saturday, February 27, 2021This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Stump Sound, a portion of Newport River, North River, Ward Creek, Whitehurst Creek, Jarrett Bay, Brett Bay, and Nelson Bay.2021-02-26
PA-21-2021Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise, Friday, February 26, 2021This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Salliers Bay, Freeman Creek, Bear Creek, and Bogue Sound.2021-02-25
PA-20-2021Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise, Thursday, February 25, 2021This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: a portion of North River, Sleepy Creek, a portion of Jarrett Bay, and Oyster Creek.2021-02-24
PA-19-2021Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise, Wednesday, February 24, 2021This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: a portion of Stump Sound, Alligator Bay, and Chadwick Bay.2021-02-23
PA-18-2021Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:00 A.M., Friday, February 19, 2021This proclamation closes the following areas in Carteret County: a portion of Bogue Sound, Newport River, North River, Ward Creek, Whitehurst Creek, Sleepy Creek, Jarrett Bay, Oyster Creek, Brett Bay, and Nelson Bay.2021-02-19
PA-17-2021Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 7:45 A.M., Monday, February 15, 2021This proclamation closes the following areas in Onslow and Carteret Counties: IWW to mainland between Emerald Isle Highrise Bridge and IWW "65A", Salliers Bay, Freeman Creek, Bear Creek, Queens Creek, White Oak River, Newport River, and Core Creek.2021-02-15
PA-16-2021Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:00 A.M., Sunday, February 14, 2021This proclamation closes the following areas in Brunswick, Pender, and Onslow Counties: WW Beacon "84" to SC line (Tubbs Inlet), Southport to IWW "51A", Lockwoods Folly River and Inlet area, Hatch Point to Surf City Bridge, Stump Sound, Alligator Bay, Chadwick Bay, and Queens Creek2021-02-14
PA-15-2021Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise, Friday, February 12, 2021This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Alligator Bay and Oyster Creek.2021-02-11
PA-14-2021Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise, Thursday, February 11, 2021This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Tubbs Inlet, Queens Creek, and White Oak River.2021-02-10
PA-13-2021Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise, Wednesday, February 10, 2021This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: a portion of Newport River, Core Creek, North River, Ward Creek, and Jarrett Bay.2021-02-09
PA-12-2021Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise, Saturday, February 6, 2021This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Chadwick Bay, Salliers Bay, Freeman Creek, and Bear Creek.2021-02-05
PA-11-2021Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise, Friday, February 5, 2021This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: a portion of North River, Whitehurst Creek, Sleepy Creek, and a portion of Jarrett Bay.2021-02-04
PA-10-2021Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:45 A.M., Monday, February 1, 2021This proclamation closes the following areas in Brunswick, Onslow, and Carteret Counties: WW Beacon "84" to SC line (Tubbs Inlet), Southport to IWW "51A", Lockwoods Folly River and Inlet area, Hatch Point to North Topsail Highrise Bridge, Chadwick Bay, Galleon Bay, Alligator Bay, IWW to mainland between Emerald Isle Highrise Bridge and IWW "65A", Salliers Bay, Freeman Creek, Bear Creek, Queens Creek, White Oak River, Newport River, Core Creek, North River, Ward Creek, Whitehurst Creek, Sleepy Creek, Jarrett Bay, Oyster Creek2021-02-01
PA-9-2021Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise Friday, January 22, 2021This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: Stump Sound2021-01-21
PA-8-2021Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise, Thursday, January 21, 2021This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: Queens Creek.2021-01-20
PA-7-2021Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise, Saturday, January 16, 2021This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: A portion of Stump Sound.2021-01-15
PA-6-2021Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise, Friday, January 15, 2021.This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: White Oak River.2021-01-14
PA-5-2021Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise, Thursday, January 14, 2021.This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: Ocean Isle.2021-01-13
PA-4-2021Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise, Saturday, January 9, 2021.This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: a portion of Stump Sound.2021-01-08
PA-3-2021Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise, Friday, January 8, 2021This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Tubbs Inlet and Lockwoods Folly River.2021-01-07
PA-2-2021Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise, Wednesday, January 6, 2021This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Newport River and Core Creek.2021-01-05
PA-1-2021Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:10 AM - January 1, 2020.This proclamation closes the following areas in Brunswick, Pender, and Onslow Counties: Lockwoods Folly River and Stump Sound.2021-01-01
PA-156-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise, Friday, January 1, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: New River, Bear Creek, and Oyster Creek.2020-12-31
PA-155-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise, Thursday, December 31, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Lockwoods Folly River, Stump Sound, Alligator Bay, Bogue Sound, Jarrett Bay, Brett Bay, and Nelson Bay.2020-12-30
PA-154-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:00 AM - December 25, 2020.This proclamation closes the following areas in Carteret County: a portion of Bogue Sound, Newport River, Jarrett Bay, Oyster Creek, Brett Bay, and Nelson Bay.2020-12-25
PA-153-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:15 AM - December 21, 2020.This proclamation closes the following areas in Brunswick, Onslow, and Carteret Counties: WW Beacon "84" to SC line (Tubbs Inlet), Lockwoods Folly River, IWW to mainland between IWW #45A and IWW #59, Bear Creek, Queens Creek, White Oak River, a portion of Newport River (upstream of line Penn Pt to Hardesty Farm), and Core Creek.2020-12-21
PA-152-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise, Thursday, December 17, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Shallotte River.2020-12-16
PA-151-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise, Wednesday, December 16, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Chadwick Bay.2020-12-15
PA-150-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Sunday, December 13, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Cape Fear River, Bald Head Island, Bear Creek, White Oak River, North River, Ward Creek, and Wade Creek.2020-12-12
PA-149-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Saturday, December 12, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas tonormal closure boundaries:a portion of Stump Sound, a portion of White Oak River, and the Intracoastal Waterway area near Cedar Point.2020-12-11
PA-148-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Friday, December 11, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas tonormal closure boundaries:Salliers Bay, Freeman Creek, and Bogue Sound.2020-12-10
PA-147-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Thursday, December 10, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas tonormal closure boundaries:Salliers Bay, Freeman Creek, and Bogue Sound.2020-12-09
PA-146-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Wednesday, December 9, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas tonormal closure boundaries:a portion of Newport River, a portion of North River, and Brett Bay.2020-12-08
PA-145-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Saturday, December 5, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: A portion of Shallotte River, Lockwoods Folly River, Sleepy Creek, and Oyster Creek.2020-12-04
PA-144-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Friday, December 4, 2020This proclamation returns the following area tonormal closure boundaries:a portion of Bogue Sound and Tar Landing Bay.2020-12-03
PA-143-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:30 AM November 30, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Brunswick, Pender, Onslow, and Carteret Counties: Shallotte River, Lockwoods Folly River, Stump Sound, Alligator Bay, Chadwick Bay, IWW to mainland between Emerald Isle High-Rise and IWW #65A, Salliers Bay, Freeman Creek, Bear Creek, Queens Creek, White Oak River, a portion of Bogue Sound, Newport River, North River, Whitehurst Creek, Oyster Creek, Brett Bay, and Nelson Bay, 2020-11-30
PA-142-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 7:50 AM November 27, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Brunswick County: IWW Beacon "84" to SC line (Tubbs Inlet),2020-11-27
PA-141-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Wednesday, November 25, 2020This proclamation returns the following area tonormal closure boundaries:Topsail Sound, Old Topsail Creek, Virginia Creek, a portion of White Oak River, Bogue Sound, and Sanders Creek.2020-11-24
PA-140-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:20 AM November 23, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Carteret County: Sleepy Creek and Jarrett Bay.2020-11-23
PA-139-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Sunday, November 22, 2020This proclamation returns the following area tonormal closure boundaries:Chadwick Bay and a portion of New River.2020-11-21
PA-138-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Saturday, November 21, 2020This proclamation returns the following area tonormal closure boundaries:Tubbs Inlet, Ocean Isle Beach, Shallotte River, Holden Beach, Lockwoods Folly River, and Lockwoods Folly River area; a portion of Bogue Sound, Newport River, Ward Creek, and Whitehurst Creek.2020-11-20
PA-137-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Friday, November 20, 2020This proclamation returns the following area tonormal closure boundaries:Myrtle Grove Sound, Masonboro Sound, Middle Sound, Pages Creek, a portion of Topsail Sound, Salliers Bay, Freeman Creek, Bear Creek, Browns Inlet, and Bogue Inlet. 2020-11-19
PA-136-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Thursday, November 19, 2020This proclamation returns the following area tonormal closure boundaries:a portion of Bogue Sound between 16th Street in Morehead City and the Atlantic Beach High Rise Bridge, Core Creek, and a portion of North River.2020-11-18
PA-135-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Wednesday, November 18, 2020This proclamation returns the following area tonormal closure boundaries:a portion of Middle Sound, a portion of Topsail Sound, a portion of Newport River, a portion of North River, Sleepy Creek, a portion of Jarrett Bay, Oyster Creek, Brett Bay, and Nelson Bay.2020-11-17
PA-134-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:15 AM November 13, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Brunswick, New Hanover, Pender, Onslow, and Carteret Counties: All waters between IWW Marker "19 across to Salter Path and the South Carolina State Line, IWW to the mainland between 16th Street in MHC to IWW Marker "14" near Gull Harbor; Newport River, North River, Ward Creek, Whitehurst Creek, Sleepy Creek, Jarrett Bay, Oyster Creek, Brett Bay, and Nelson Bay.2020-11-13
PA-133-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:05 AM November 12, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Brunswick and Onslow Counties: IWW Beacon "84" to SC line (Tubbs Inlet), Shallotte River, Lockwoods Folly River, and Hatch Point to North Topsail Beach High-rise Bridge.2020-11-12
PA-132-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Saturday, November 7, 2020This proclamation returns the following area tonormal closure boundaries: Newport River.2020-11-06
PA-131-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Thursday, November 6, 2020This proclamation returns the following area tonormal closure boundaries: Queens Creek.2020-11-05
PA-130-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Wednesday, November 4, 2020This proclamation returns the following area tonormal closure boundaries: Salliers Bay and Freeman Creek.2020-11-03
PA-129-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Saturday, October 31, 2020This proclamation returns the following area tonormal closure boundaries: Lockwoods Folly River, Lockwoods Folly Inlet area, Holden Beach, a portion of Newport River, and Core Creek.2020-10-30
PA-128-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:20 AM October 26, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Brunswick and Onslow Counties: IWW Beacon "1" near Southport to IWW Beacon "51A" near Holden Beach Bridge (Lockwoods Folly River and Inlet area), IWW Beacon "59" to "65A" (Salliers Bay and Freeman Creek), and Queens Creek.2020-10-26
PA-127-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 7:40 AM October 25, 2020This proclamation closes the following area in Carteret County: Newport River.2020-10-25
PA-126-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Saturday, October 24, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas tothe status described in PA-PC-2-2020: Stump Sound.2020-10-23
PA-125-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Thursday, October 22, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas tothe status described in PA-PC-2-2020: Ocean Isle, Shallotte River, Holden Beach, and Lockwoods Folly River. 2020-10-21
PA-124-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Wednesday, October 21, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas tothe status described in PA-PC-2-2020: Tubbs Inlet and a portion of Stump Sound. 2020-10-20
PA-123-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Saturday, October 17, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas tothe status described in PA-PC-2-2020: a portion of Stump Sound around Permuda Island and Everett Bay.2020-10-16
PA-122-2020This proclamation lists areas that remain temporarily closed to shellfish harvest after issuance of PA-PC-2-2020.This proclamation restates the temporary closures in effect after issuance of PA-PC-2-2020 in Brunswick, Pender, and Onslow Counties: IWW Beacon "84" to SC State Line, Shallotte Rier, IWW Beacon "69 to "IWW Marker "71" (Holden Beach), Lockwoods Folly River, and all waters between North Topsail Beach High-rise Bridge and the Surf City Bridge.2020-10-13
PA-PC-2-2020This proclamation supersedes PA-PC-2020 and brings together in one document all areas which are permanently closed to shellfish harvesting effective sunrise - October 14, 2020.This proclamation closes 4 acres near Holden Beach in the A-2 Growing Area of Brunswick County and 5 acres near Little Creek in the B-7 Growing Area of New Hanover County. This proclamation also opens 209 acres in Core Creek in the E-4 Growing Area of Carteret County and 338 acres in South River in the F-2 Growing Area of Carteret County.2020-10-13
PA-121-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 7:50 AM October 12, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Pender and Onslow Counties: All waters between North Topsail Beach High-rise Bridge and the Surf City Bridge.2020-10-12
PA-120-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 7:40 AM October 11, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Brunswick County: IWW Beacon "84" to SC State Line, Shallotte Rier, IWW Beacon "69 to "IWW Marker "71" (Holden Beach), and Lockwoods Folly River.2020-10-11
PA-119-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Saturday, October 10, 2020This proclamation returns the following area tonormal closure boundaries: White Oak River and Oyster Creek.2020-10-09
PA-118-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Friday, October 9, 2020This proclamation returns the following area tonormal closure boundaries: Queens Creek and Newport River.2020-10-08
PA-117-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Thursday, October 8, 2020This proclamation returns the following area tonormal closure boundaries: a portion of Stump Sound and a portion of Newport River.2020-10-07
PA-116-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Wednesday, October 7, 2020This proclamation returns the following area tonormal closure boundaries: Shallotte River, Bear Creek, Intracoastal Waterway near Shellrock Landing, a portion of Newport River, Whitehurst Creek, and Sleepy Creek.2020-10-06
PA-115-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Saturday, October 3, 2020This proclamation returns the following area tonormal closure boundaries: a portion of White Oak River.2020-10-02
PA-114-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Thursday, October 1, 2020This proclamation returns the following area tonormal closure boundaries: South River and Adams Creek.2020-09-30
PA-113-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:15 AM September 30, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Carteret County: Whitehurst Creek, Sleepy Creek, and Oyster Creek.2020-09-30
PA-112-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Wednesday, September 30, 2020This proclamation returns the following area tonormal closure boundaries: Jarrett Bay. 2020-09-29
PA-111-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:15 AM September 29, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Pender and Onslow Counties: All waters between North Topsail Beach High-rise Bridge and the Surf City Bridge, to include Stump Sound.2020-09-29
PA-110-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 7:35 AM September 26, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Onslow and Carteret Counties: IWW to the mainland between "45A" and IWW Beacon "59" (Bear Creek, Queens Creek and White Oak River).2020-09-26
PA-109-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Saturday, September 26, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas tonormal closure boundaries: Topsail Sound, Virginia Creek, Beckys Creek, Stump Sound, and Sleepy Creek. 2020-09-25
PA-108-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Friday, September 25, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas tonormal closure boundaries: Ocean Isle Beach, a portion of Shallotte River, Lockwoods Folly River, Salliers Bay, Freeman Creek, Bear Creek, Queens Creek, White Oak River, North River, Whitehurst Creek, Oyster Creek, Brett Bay, and Nelson Bay.2020-09-24
PA-107-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Thursday, September 24, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas tonormal closure boundaries: a portion of Stump Sound, Alligator Bay, Chadwick Bay, Bogue Sound, a portion of North River, and Ward Creek.2020-09-23
PA-106-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Wednesday, September 23, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Middle Sound, Pages Creek, Old Topsail Creek, and a portion of Topsail Sound.2020-09-22
PA-105-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:10 AM September 18, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Brunswick, New Hanover, Pender, Onslow, Carteret, and Craven Counties: IWW "84" Ocean Isle Beach to S.C. State Line, Shallotte River, Lockwoods Folly River, Hatch Point to IWW "129" and Shinn Creek to tip of Masonboro Island (Middle Sound, Pages Creek, Topsail Sound, Old Topsail Creek, Virginia Creek, Becky's Creek, Stump Sound, Alligator Bay, Chadwick Bay), IWW to mainland Emerald Isle Bridge to IWW "65A" (Salliers Bay, Freeman Creek, Bear Creek, Queens Creek, White Oak River), Bogue Sound (IWW to mainland 16th St. MHC to "19" near Gales Creek), Newport River, North River, Whitehurst Creek, Sleepy Creek, Jarrett Bay, Oyster Creek, Brett Bay, Nelson Bay, South River, and Adams Creek. 2020-09-18
PA-104-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:20 AM September 17, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Brunswick, New Hanover, Pender and Onslow Counties: IWW "89 Ocean Isle to S.C. State Line, Middle Sound (Figure 8 Island Bridge to Wrightsville Beach Bridge), Pages Creek, IWW to the mainland between Surf City Bridge and IWW "98A" near Forest Sound Marina, Old Topsail Creek, Virginia Creek, Stump Sound (IWW "49, near Morris Landing to point on Topsail Island and Surf City Bridge).2020-09-17
PA-103-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Wednesday, September 16, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Tubbs Inlet, New River, Oyster Creek, and Nelson Bay.2020-09-15
PA-102-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:05 AM September 14, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Carteret County: IWW to the mainland in Bogue Sound from Atlantic Beach Bridge to "19" near Gales Creek, and Newport River. 2020-09-14
PA-101-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:05 AM September 12, 2020This proclamation closes the following area in Carteret County: Oyster Creek.2020-09-12
PA-100-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 7:50 AM September 11, 2020This proclamation closes the following area in Carteret County: Nelson Bay.2020-09-11
PA-99-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Friday, September 4, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Newport River.2020-09-03
PA-98-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Thursday, September 3, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Shallotte River and Lockwoods Folly River.2020-09-02
PA-97-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Wednesday, September 2, 2020This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: White Oak River.2020-09-01
PA-96-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Saturday, August 29, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Masonboro Sound and Queens Creek.2020-08-28
PA-95-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Friday, August 28, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: A portion of White Oak River, a portion of Newport River, Jarrett Bay, and Oyster Creek.2020-08-27
PA-94-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Thursday, August 27, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: a portion of Newport River and North River.2020-08-26
PA-93-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 12:30 PM August 25, 2020This proclamation temporarily closes an area in New River due to the discharge of untreated wastewater to the river.2020-08-25
PA-92-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Wednesday, August 26, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Bear Creek and the Intracoastal Waterway near Swansboro and Cedar Point.2020-08-25
PA-91-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Saturday, August 22, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Ward Creek, a portion of Jarrett Bay, and South River.2020-08-21
PA-90-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 7:55 AM August 20, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Brunswick and Onslow Counties: Lockwoods Folly River, IWW to the mainland between "45A" and "55" (Bear Creek, Queens Creek, White Oak River).2020-08-20
PA-89-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Thursday, August 20, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: a portion of North River, Whitehurst Creek, Sleepy Creek, The Straits, a portion of Jarrett Bay, Brett Bay, and Nelson Bay.2020-08-19
PA-88-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 7:55 AM August 16, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Onslow and Carteret Counties: IWW to the mainland between "45A" and "55" (Queens Creek, White Oak River), Newport Rier, and South River.2020-08-16
PA-87-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 7:50 AM August 15, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Carteret County: a portion of Newport River, North River and the Straits, Ward Creek, Whitehurst Creek, and Sleepy Creek. 2020-08-15
PA-86-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 7:50 AM August 14, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Carteret County: Whitehurst Creek, Sleepy Creek, Jarrett Bay, Oyster Creek, Brett Bay, and Nelson Bay.2020-08-14
PA-85-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Friday, August 14, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Ocean Isle, a portion of Shallotte River, Holden Beach, and Lockwoods Folly River.2020-08-13
PA-84-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 7:30 AM August 13, 2020This proclamation closes the following area in New Hanover County: IWW to the mainland between "129" near Shinn Creek and "141" near Peden Point.2020-08-13
PA-83-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Thursday, August 13, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Middle Sound, Pages Creek, Green Channel, Queens Creek, and White Oak River.2020-08-12
PA-82-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Wednesday, August 12, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Stump Sound, Salliers Bay, Freeman Creek, and Bear Creek.2020-08-11
PA-81-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Saturday, August 8, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Newport River, North River, and Ward Creek.2020-08-07
PA-80-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:50 AM August 4, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Brunswick, New Hanover, Pemder, Onslow and Carteret Counties: IWW "1" near Southport and the S.C. State Line, Middle Sound (IWW "105 following Green Channel to tip of Hutaff Is and Wrightsville Beach Bridge, Pages Creek, Green Channel), North Topsail Beach Bridge to Surf City Bridge (Stump Sound), IWW to mainland between "45A" and "65A" (Bear Creek, Queens Creek, White Oak River), Newport River, and North River.2020-08-04
PA-79-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 7:55 AM July 30, 2020This proclamation closes the following area in New Hanover and Pender Counties: Middle Sound (IWW "105 following Green Channel to tip of Hutaff Is and Figure Eight Island Bridge, Green Channel).2020-07-30
PA-78-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Friday, July 24, 2020This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: Queens Creek.2020-07-23
PA-77-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Thursday, July 23, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Ocean Isle, Shallotte River, and Lockwoods Folly River.2020-07-22
PA-76-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Friday, July 17, 2020This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: Newport River.2020-07-16
PA-75-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Thursday, July 16, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Cape Fear River and Bald Head Island.2020-07-15
PA-74-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Wednesday, July 15, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Tubbs Inlet and the Shallotte Inlet area.2020-07-14
PA-73-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 7:55 AM July 14, 2020This proclamation closes the following area in Onslow County: Queens Creek.2020-07-13
PA-72-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Wednesday, July 8, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Middle Sound and Stump Sound.2020-07-07
PA-71-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Thursday, July 2, 2020This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: Myrtle Grove Sound.2020-07-01
PA-70-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:30 AM July 1, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Brunswick, New Hanover, Pender, and Onslow Counties: Lockwoods Folly River, Middle Sound (Figure Eight Is Bridge to IWW "129" and Shinn Creek), Stump Sound (IWW "49" near Morris Landing and point on Topsail Is. to Surf City Bridge). 2020-07-01
PA-69-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Wednesday, July 1, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Queens Creek, White Oak River, and a portion of Newport River.2020-06-30
PA-68-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Saturday, June 27, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: a portion of Holden Beach, Lockwoods Folly River, a portion of Newport River, and North River.2020-06-26
PA-67-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Friday, June 26, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: a portion of Myrtle Grove Sound, Salliers Bay, Freeman Creek, Bear Creek, Intracoastal Waterway near Cedar Point, and Wade Creek.2020-06-25
PA-66-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Thursday, June 25, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Stump Sound, Browns Inlet area, Bear Inlet area, Bogue Inlet area, Deer Creek, Hunting Island Bay, Goose Creek, Sanders Creek, Gales Creek, Bogue Sound, Adams Creek, and South River. 2020-06-24
PA-65-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Wednesday, June 24, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Alligator Bay, Chadwick Bay, New River, a portion of Bogue Sound, a portion of Newport River, a portion of North River, Wards Creek, Whitehurst Creek, Sleepy Creek, a portion of Jarrett Bay, Oyster Creek, Brett Bay, and Nelson Bay.2020-06-23
PA-64-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Saturday, June 20, 2020This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: a portion of Myrtle Grove Sound.2020-06-19
PA-63-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:10 AM June 17, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Pender, Onslow, and Carteret Counties: all waters between Humphrey Point across to point near Narcher Point and the Surf City Bridge (Stump Sound, Alligator Bay, Chadwick Bay, New River, Salliers Bay, Freeman Creek, Bear Creek, Queens Creek, White Oak River, Deer Creek, Hunting Island Bay, and a portion of Bogue Sound), IWW to mainland between IWW "19" and Humphrey Point (Goose Creek, Sanders Creek, Gales Creek, portion of Bogue Sound).2020-06-16
PA-62-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:20 AM June 16, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Pender, Onslow, and Carteret Counties: Stump Sound, a portion of Bogue Sound from IWW "29" to "65A" (Salliers Bay, Freeman Creek, Bear Creek, Queens Creek, White Oak River, Deer Creek, Hunting Island Bay, Goose Creek, Sanders Creek), IWW to mainland from 16th St. in MHC to IWW "8" near Peletier Creek, Newport River, North River, Whitehurst Creek, Sleepy Creek, Jarrett Bay, Oyster Creek, Brett Bay, Nelson Bay, Adams Creek, and South River.2020-06-16
PA-61-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:20 AM June 13, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Brunswick, New Hanover, Onslow, and Carteret Counties: Peden Point and Masonboro Island to the S.C. State Line (Myrtle Grove Sound, Cape Fear River, Bald Head Island, Lockwoods Folly River, Holden Beach, Shallotte River, Ocean Isle, Tubbs Inlet), IWW "49" to IWW "65A" (Salliers Bay, Freeman Creek, Bear Creek, Queens Creek), White Oak River, and a portion of Newport River.2020-06-13
PA-60-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Saturday June 13, 2020This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: A portion of Masonboro Sound.2020-06-12
PA-59-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Thursday, June 11, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Tubbs Inlet, Ocean Isle, Shallotte River, and Holden Beach.2020-06-10
PA-58-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Wednesday, June 10, 2020This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: Queens Creek.2020-06-09
PA-57-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Tuesday, June 9, 2020This proclamation opens the leases in Pender, Onslow, and Carteret Counties to the harvest of shellfish that were closed exclusively for relaying purposes.2020-06-08
PA-56-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Saturday, June 6, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Lockwoods Folly River, Salliers Bay, Freeman Creek, Bear Creek, Newport River, and North River.2020-06-05
PA-55-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Friday, June 5, 2020This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: Oyster Creek.2020-06-04
PA-54-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Thursday, June 4, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Stump Sound, Bogue Sound, a portion of North River, Wards Creek, Whitehurst Creek, and Sleepy Creek.2020-06-03
PA-53-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Wednesday, June 3, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: a portion of White Oak River and Cedar Point area. 2020-06-02
PA-52-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Saturday, May 30, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: a portion of Masonboro Sound, Middle Sound, and Pages Creek.2020-05-29
PA-51-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 7:50 AM May 29, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Carteret County: Newport River, North River, Ward Creek, Whitehurst Creek, and Sleepy Creek.2020-05-29
PA-50-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Friday, May 29, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: a portion of Newport River, a portion of North River, Wards Creek, Whitehurst Creek, Sleepy Creek, Jarrett Bay, Brett Bay, and Nelson Bay.2020-05-28
PA-49-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 7:50 AM May 28, 2020This proclamation closes the following area in Brunswick County: IWW Beacon "84" to SC State Line, Shallotte Rier, and Holden Beach.2020-05-28
PA-48-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Thursday, May 28, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Topsail Sound, a portion of Stump Sound, Everett Bay, Alligator Bay, Chadwick Bay, Browns Inlet area, Bear Inlet area, Bogue Inlet area, Deer Creek, Hunting Island Bay, Goose Creek, Sanders Creek, Gales Creek, and a portion of Bogue Sound. 2020-05-27
PA-47-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:00 AM May 22, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Carteret County: Brett Bay and Nelson Bay.2020-05-22
PA-46-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:30 AM May 21, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Brunswick, New Hanover, Pender, and Onslow Counties: Lockwoods Folly River, Myrtle Grove Sound, Masonboro Sound, Middle Sound, Hatch Point to IWW "98A" and "99A" following Black Mud Channel to tip of Hutaff Island.2020-05-21
PA-45-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:20 AM May 18, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Pender, Onslow, and Carteret Counties: Hatch Point to North Topsail Beach Highrise Bridge, Bogue Sound from IWW "19" and Salter Path to IWW "65A", Bogue Sound mainland from 16th St to IWW "14", Newport River, North River, Ward Creek, Whitehurst Creek, Sleepy Creek, Jarrett Bay, and Oyster Creek2020-05-18
PA-44-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Wednesday, May 13, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Tubbs Inlet, Ocean Isle, Holden Beach, and Lockwoods Folly River.2020-05-12
PA-43-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Saturday, May 9, 2020This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: Lockwoods Folly Inlet area.2020-05-08
PA-42-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Wednesday, May 6, 2020This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: Queens Creek.2020-05-05
PA-41-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 7:45 AM May 1, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Brunswick and Onslow Counties: IWW "84" to SC State Line, Southport to IWW "51A", Lockwoods Folly River, Lockwoods Folly Inlet, Queens Creek.2020-05-01
PA-40-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Friday, May 1, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Stump Sound, Bear Creek, Queens Creek, Newport River, Ward Creek, and North River.2020-04-30
PA-39-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Wednesday, April 29, 2020This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: Lockwoods Folly River.2020-04-28
PA-38-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 9:20 AM April 26, 2020This proclamation closes the following area in Onslow County: Bear Creek2020-04-26
PA-37-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 7:55 AM April 26, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Pender, Onslow, and Carteret Counties: North Topsail Bridge to Surf City Bridge, Queens Creek, Newport River, and North River2020-04-26
PA-36-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 7:25 AM April 24, 2020This proclamation closes the following area in Brunswick County: Lockwoods Folly River.2020-04-24
PA-35-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Friday, April 24, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Bear Creek and Queens Creek.2020-04-23
PA-34-2020Shellfish Leases or franchises close effective sunrise, Wednesday, April 22 2020This proclamation closes specific leases in Carteret County.2020-04-20
PA-33-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 10:00 AM April 14, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Onslow County: IWW to the mainland IWW "49" to "59", Bear Creek and Queens Creek.2020-04-14
PA-32-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:15 AM April 14, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Onslow County: IWW to the mainland IWW "49" to "55", Queens Creek.2020-04-14
PA-31-2020Shellfish Leases or franchises close effective sunrise, Wednesday, April 15, 2020This proclamation closes specific leases in Pender, and Carteret Counties.2020-04-13
PA-30-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Wednesday, April 8, 2020.This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: Back Channel near Money Point.2020-04-07
PA-29-2020Shellfish Leases or franchises close effective sunrise, Wednesday, April 8, 2020This proclamation closes specific leases in Pender, Onslow, and Carteret Counties.2020-04-03
PA-28-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Saturday, March 28, 2020.This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Tubbs Inlet and Lockwoods Folly River.2020-03-27
PA-27-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Friday, March 20, 2020.This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: Newport River.2020-03-19
PA-26-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 7:45 AM March 18, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Brunswick County: IWW "89" to SC State Line and Lockwoods Folly River.2020-03-18
PA-25-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Wednesday, March 18, 2020.This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Alligator Bay, White Oak River, and a portion of Newport River.2020-03-17
PA-24-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Saturday, March 14, 2020.This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: a portion of White Oak River.2020-03-13
PA-23-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Friday, March 13, 2020.This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries0: Chadwick Bay, Queens Creek, and a portion of Newport River.2020-03-12
PA-22-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Thursday, March 12, 2020.This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Tubbs Inlet, Intracoastal Waterway at Ocean Isle Beach, Shallotte River, Lockwoods Folly River, a portion of Newport River, North River, Ward Creek, and Sleepy Creek.2020-03-11
PA-21-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Wednesday, March 11, 2020.This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Intracoastal Waterway near Shellrock Landing, Intracoastal Waterway near Cedar Point, a portion of North River, and Oyster Creek.2020-03-10
PA-20-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:10 AM March 6, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Brunswick, Onslow, and Carteret Counties: IWW Beacon "84" to SC State Line, Lockwoods Folly River, Hatch Point to North Topsail Beach Highrise Bridge, IWW to mainland from IWW "45A" to "55", Queens Creek, White Oak River, Newport River, North River, Sleepy Creek, and Oyster Creek.2020-03-06
PA-19-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Friday, March 6, 2020.This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: White Oak River.2020-03-05
PA-18-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Thursday, March 5, 2020.This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: Tubbs Inlet.2020-03-04
PA-17-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Wednesday, March 4, 2020.This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: A portion of Newport River.2020-03-03
PA-16-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 1:00 PM March 2, 2020This proclamation describes a temporary closure due to dredging near Wrightsville Beach with discharge to an open shellfishing area.2020-03-02
PA-15-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Saturday, March 1, 2020.This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: A portion of Shallotte River, Lockwoods Folly River.2020-02-29
PA-14-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Saturday, February 29, 2020.This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Queens Creek, a portion of White Oak River, a portion of Newport River, and North River.2020-02-28
PA-13-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Wednesday, February 26, 2020.This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Intracoastal Waterway near Shellrock Landing, a portion of North River, and Ward Creek.2020-02-25
PA-12-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:20 AM February 21, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Brunswick, Onslow, and Carteret Counties: IWW Beacon "84" to SC State Line, Shallotte River, Lockwoods Folly River, IWW to the mainland from IWW "45A to "55", Queens Creek, White Oak River, Newport River, and North River.2020-02-21
PA-11-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Wednesday, February 19, 2020.This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Alligator Bay, New River, and the Intracoastal Waterway near Shellrock Landing.2020-02-18
PA-10-2020This proclamation lists areas that remain temporarily closed to shellfish harvest after issuance of PA-PC-2020.This proclamation restates the temporary closures in effect after issuance of PA-PC-2020 in Onslow and Carteret Counties: Alligator Bay, New River, IWW to the mainland between IWW "45A" to "55", Queens Creek, White Oak River, Newport River, and North River.2020-02-17
PA-PC-2020This proclamation supersedes PA-PC-2-2019 and brings together in one document all areas which are permanently closed to shellfish harvesting effective sunrise - February 18, 2020.This proclamation closes 249 acres around Holden Beach in the A-2 Growing Area of Brunswick County, 33 acres in Little Creek in the B-7 Growing Area of New Hanover County, 8 acres around LT Everett Harbor in the C-2 Growing Area of Onslow County, 12 acres around Pettiford Creek in the D-3 Growing Area of Carteret County, 0.3 acres around the Bogue Pines Basin in the E-3 Growing Area of Carteret County, 15 acres near Whitehurst Creek in the E-6 Growing Area of Carteret County, 10 acres in Middens Creek in the E-8 Growing Area of Carteret County, 159 acres around Cedar Creek in the E-9 Growing Area of Carteret County, 76 acres around Jonaquin Creek in the F-2 Growing Area of Carteret County, 277 acres around Oriental and Green Creek in the F-5 Growing Area of Pamlico County, 49 acres near the 5th Avenue Pump Canal in the G-5 Growing Area of Hyde County, and 179 acres in Broad Creek in the H-1 Growing Area of Dare County. This proclamation also opens 175 acres in Dicks Bay in the B-5 Growing Area of New Hanover County. 2020-02-17
PA-9-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Sunday, February 16, 2020This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: A portion of Newport River.2020-02-15
PA-8-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Saturday, February 15, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Stump Sound, Salliers Bay, Freeman Creek, Bear Creek, Cow Channel, Bogue Sound, and Ward Creek.2020-02-14
PA-7-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Friday, February 14, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Tubbs Inlet, Ocean Isle, Shallotte River, Lockwoods Folly River, a portion of North River, Jarrett Bay, and Nelson Bay.2020-02-13
PA-6-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Thursday, February 13, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Old Topsail Creek, Virginia Creek, Beckys Creek, Topsail Sound, a portion of Stump Sound, Chadwick Bay, a portion of New River, Browns Inlet, and Bogue Inlet.2020-02-12
PA-5-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Wednesday, February 12, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: a portion of Bogue Sound, Whitehurst Creek, Sleepy Creek, a portion of Jarrett Bay, Oyster Creek, Brett Bay, and Cedar Island Bay.2020-02-11
PA-4-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:25 AM February 7, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Brunswick, Pender, Onslow, and Carteret Counties: Shallotte River, Lockwoods Folly River, IWW to mainland from Surf City Bridge to IWW #98A, all waters Emerald Isle Bridge to Surf City Bridge, IWW to mainland from Atlantic Beach Bridge to Emerald Isle Bridge, Newport River, North River, Whitehurst Creek, Sleepy Creek, Jarrett Bay, Oyster Creek, Brett Bay, Nelson Bay, and Cedar Island Bay.2020-02-07
PA-3-2020Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 8:20 AM February 1, 2020This proclamation closes the following areas in Brunswick and Onslow Counties: IWW Beacon "84" to SC State Line and Queens Creek.2020-02-01
PA-2-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Saturday, January 4, 2020This proclamation returns the following areas to normal closure boundaries: Tubbs Inlet, Ocean Isle, Shallotte River, and Lockwoods Folly River.2020-01-03
PA-1-2020Shellfish Reopening effective sunrise - Friday, January 3, 2020This proclamation returns the following area to normal closure boundaries: Little Creek near Figure Eight Island Bridge.2020-01-02
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