Mussel is the common name used for members of several families of clams or
bivalve molluscs, .... Freshwater mussels are eaten by otters, raccoons, ducks,
baboons, humans (off the coast of South Afr...
Mussels are an excellent source of protein and leaner than beef, making them
beneficial to your diet. When cooked, the shells of the mussels will pop open, ...
The real problem with eating freshwater clams is that they are “filter feeders,” ...
Clams can live for years – some species for decades – and even distant sources
Jan 31, 2013 ... Learn how to successfully purge freshwater mussels. ... Operating under this
logic, many people add salt to the purging water. ... Warning – if any of the
mussels float in the water, do not eat them! .... WeekendNotes will notify you of
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Jun 24, 2012 ... ... it's way quicker (and easyer) to search for mussels instead. you can gather... ...
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Freshwater clams (mussels), unlike their seafood relatives (saltwater clams and
oysters), have little economic importance as human food.
North America has some 300 species of freshwater clams and mussels. ... Locally
there are several species one can harvest for dinner. .... has not yet decided if it is
fit for human consumption here because of either pollution or algal blooms.
because they often eat snails and small clams. ... There are four groups of
freshwater clams or mussels in North. America: ... natural and human-made
ponds. The largest ... Filter Feeders that Can Cause Problems in Your Pond.
Prehistoric people ate mussels. ... Historian John Lawson wrote in 1860 that “
mussels are eaten by the Indians, after five or six hours boiling to make them
tender, and ... Freshwater mussels are edible, and they can provide valuable
Gathered some freshwater mussels this morning. As far as I know they are edible,
the only reference I can find is in "Essential Bushcraft". Has anyone got ... If you
do decide to eat them then there's some recipes here: Mussel ...