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King Cove Lagoon Butter Clam PSP results for May 2020

37 micrograms, FDA’s approved limit for human consumption

is 80 micrograms and lower. Higher than 80 micrograms are considered unsafe PSP levels. The Agdaagux Tribe of King Cove neither encourages nor discourages the use of local shellfish, but provides this information and services for the community to make an educated decision regarding shellfish consumption.

For more accurate testing it is recommended people submit a sample from their harvest, wait for the results and only consume tested clams that are below 80.

PLEASE TAKE CAUTION AS THE WATER TEMPERATURE RISES