By David Berger
In this energetic background and occasion of the Pacific razor clam, David Berger stocks with us his love affair with the modern, gold-colored Siliqua patula and will get into the nitty-gritty of the way to dig, fresh, and cook dinner them utilizing his favourite recipes. during his research, Berger brings to gentle the lengthy heritage of razor clamming as a subsistence, advertisement, and leisure task, and exhibits the methods it has assisted in shaping either the id and the psyche of the Pacific Northwest.
Towing his spouse alongside to the lengthy seashore razor clam pageant, Berger quizzes neighborhood specialists at the urgent query: tube or gun? He illuminates the technological know-how in the back of the complicated ideas and regulations that search to maintain the razor clam inhabitants fit and the biomechanics that make those scrumptious bivalves so not easy to capture. And he joyfully takes half within the occasionally freezing chilly pursuit that still draws tens of hundreds of thousands of members every year for an iconic �beach-to-table� experience.
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