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Important notification concerning an Algal Toxin event affecting scallops on the Dorset coast

Routine testing of scallops on the Dorset coast has indicated the presence of ASP* toxin in the algae in quantities which present a risk to health. This follows the growth of an algal bloom extending up the English Channel. It is not possible for the authorities to define the exact extent of this bloom… Continue reading Important notification concerning an Algal Toxin event affecting scallops on the Dorset coast