Oysters and quahogs
used for cleanup from approved waters are still safe to eat, said Diane Murphy, a Cape Cod Extension fisheries and aquaculture specialist.
Recruitment events in ocean quahogs
appear to be regional and are thought to be infrequent, with recent larger events occurring once or twice every 20-40 y (Lewis et al.
were prepared for observation by carefully notching two locations in the outer shell (notches = 5 mm in length, one posterior and one anterior to the mid ventral line) to allow for insertion of the optical tube of the endoscope.
He wrote a series of publications that described the biology and individual fisheries of quahogs
, softshell clams, bay scallops, and oysters throughout the state (Belding, 1909a,o; 1910, 1912, 1931).
TABLE 1 Total Factor Productivity Tornqvist Index of total factor productivity by policy era POLICY ERA SURF CLAMS OCEAN QUAHOGS
Standard Standard Mean Deviation Mean Deviation Command & Control Period 1980-1984 1.
The company's expertise in processing North Atlantic clams dates back to the early 1940s era of World War II, when the abundant but then-underutilized bay quahog
variety was commercialized as a valuable protein used to feed US troops.
The regulations specify that TAC must remain within the range of 1,850,000 - 3,400,000 bushels for surf clams and 4,000,000 - 6,000,000 for ocean quahogs
By playing clam-lord, Myers earned about $200,000 last year for not fishing his quahogs
My family will celebrate Thanksgiving semi-authentically with venison, wild turkey, oysters, quahogs
, smoked bluefish and striper, boletus and chicken-of-the-woods mushrooms, and cranberries -- all foods we hunted, fished for, or gathered ourselves in the wilds of Massachusetts.
Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) advises the public that the harvesting of bivalve molluscs including oysters, clams, mussels, Bay scallops and quahogs
for recreational or commercial purposes, is prohibited until further notice in areas of Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island.
As we fill in the blanks between the larval and the adult stages of shellfish, my new friends at the yacht club can enjoy more clambakes with quahogs
from the bay.
In these states, the annual harvests and dollar value of bay scallops were far smaller than those of the other important commercial mollusks, the eastern oysters, Crassostrea virginica, and northern quahogs
, Mercenaria mercenaria, but they were higher than those of softshell clams, Mya arenaria (Table 1).
To identify some potential foods of horseshoe crabs, we also sampled quahogs
(Mercenaria mercenaria), polychaetes (Nereis sp.
Blount Seafood's product line includes sea clams, ocean quahogs
, mussels, calamari, New Zealand littleneck clams, chowders, soups and sauces.
operates 87 restaurants, including 65 Chart Houses, 13 Islands, seven Paradise Bakeries, one Peohe's, and one Quahogs