The word oyster is used as a common name for a number of different families of
saltwater clams ... oysters, though other molluscs, such as the freshwater mussels
, also yield pearls of commercial val...
Back when our ancestors were eating clams as survival food, however, there was
no pollution to speak of. The real problem with eating freshwater clams is that ...
Jun 6, 2008 ... Best Answer: Freshwater clams generally carry a lot of diseases and harmful
bacteria because of their enviornment and shell. Eating the shell ...
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Jun 24, 2012 ... wild edibles: fresh water mussels ... easyer) to search for mussels instead. you
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But there are some freshwater shellfish that are eaten. Crawfish/crawdads
probably being the most famous, but I have heard of people eating ...
Gathered some freshwater mussels this morning. As far as I know ... If you do
decide to eat them then there's some recipes here: Mussel Recipes ... So I think I'
ll play it safe and just use them as bait for fishing. Its a pity they can ...
Jul 13, 2010 ... I found tens of empty freshwater mussel shells, some of which were of ... Whether
eating a filter-feeding shellfish from a stretch of water such as ...
of the Ontario Freshwater Mussel Recovery Team, formed ... species reflect North
American trends: freshwater mussels ... Is it safe to eat freshwater mussels?
Missouri's freshwater mussels live in the bottoms of rivers and streams near you.
Sometimes ... You can eat freshwater mussels, but their meat is tough and.
Laying on the bottom of lakes, rivers, and creeks, they rarely move and eat by
filtering water ... North America has the highest diversity of freshwater mussels in
the world. .... and other wildlife species, as well as insurance that our water is