mussel


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black marine bivalves usually steamed in wine

marine or freshwater bivalve mollusk that lives attached to rocks etc

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However, due to the impacts of natural and human influences, mussel spats from natural beds are now becoming scarce and could hardly support the requirement of the growers.
Due to the essential role they play in the life of the freshwater pearl mussel, conservation of salmon and trout is also central to its survival.
Pour in strained mussel liquor and bring to the boil.
The Department of Interior is critical for augmenting efforts of the States in preventing the spread of invasive mussels through such means as establishing and delegation invasive species operating watercraft inspection stations and invasive mussel monitoring.
by Times News Service Mussels can be used in a lot of recipes.
The primary target species is the intertidal mussel Perna perna, which comprises up to 95% of harvested intertidal shellfish (Lasiak 1992), and is severely overexploited in many places (Lasiak & Barnard 1995, Dye et al.
BACOLOD CITY -- When the waves brought in mussels on Saturday, residents of three coastal villages in Valladolid town, about 31.
A MUSSEL industry should be protected with limits on boat sizes and raking guidelines now that 60-year-old rules have ended, a council claims.
Successful entrepreneur, Jeni Banks, has joined The Mussel Club as their new managing director.
Recipes include Mussel Salad Al Fresco, Mussel Chowder, Pineapple Szechuan Mussel Pizza, Barbecue Beer Mussels, and even several "bread 'n' spread" goods to complement mussels.
Although many species can inhabit the interstices within a mussel bed (Suchanek, 1979), the ability of mussels to out-compete others for primary space tends to reduce the diversity of primary-space occupiers (Paine, 1966; Dayton, 1971; Seed and Suchanek, 1992; Tokeshi and Romero, 1995).
84 EMERSION AND TEMPERATURE EFFECTS ON GROWTH RATES AND BYSSAL THREAD PRODUCTION IN TWO SYMPATRIC MARINE MUSSEL SPECIES
M2 EQUITYBITES-July 9, 2014-Marrone Bio Innovations wins EPA's approval for Zequanox for invasive mussel control in open water
All I had was frozen mussel meat, cans of Campbell's Tomato Soup, peeled garlic, and pasta.
There is a simple way to check, Jarrah says, by tapping the outer shell; a live mussel will shut tightly when moved.