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Washington Razor Clammers Dig Into 1st Weekend Of Season

OPB | April 15, 2017 5:13 p.m. | Seaview, Washington

Thousands of people hauled their shovels and buckets to the shore for the first weekend of open razor clam season on the Washington coast.

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Washington Beaches Open For Razor Clam Season

OPB | April 12, 2017 1:49 p.m.

Local razor clams are headed for Oregon and Washington tables soon. The season has been closed all year along the coast due to high levels of the naturally occurring neurotoxin domoic acid. 

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Health Officials Warn Of Arsenic Levels In Hand-Dug Clams

OPB | July 14, 2015 9:03 a.m. | Portland

 The Oregon Health Authority issued an advisory Monday for soft-shell clams along the Oregon Coast.

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Razor Clamming Closes Monday On Clatsop Co. Beaches

OPB | July 15, 2013 11:38 a.m. | Astoria, Oregon

Razor clamming closes Monday on Clatsop County beaches.