Real clam digging

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An evening pause: Rocco had suggested this short video about the joys of going out and digging clams. I prefer the video below, of a real clam doing its own digging, because it shows us something we normally don’t see and that is really amazing. Who would have thought that a clam could bury itself so quickly, with a single digging foot?


  • John Ahrens

    You’d know if you ever cug for razer clams along the Washington/Oregon coastline. Those buggers are fast!

  • Rocco

    The evolution of the shells’ shape for digging is immediately apparent in the video. Nice find Bob.

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