ESCAMBIA COUNTY, Fla. (WKRG) — The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services announced the Escambia Bay shellfish harvest area is scheduled to reopen.

The reopening to harvest clams, oysters, and muscles from this area will begin on Monday, Dec. 20.

The FDACS says that shellfish in this context do not include scallops, shrimp, and crabs.

For a full list on harvest seasons, executive orders, and bag limits click here.