Soft-shell clams, Mya arenaria, are an enigma to scientists, managers, and shellfish harvesters in southeastern Massachusetts and throughout the bivalve’s range. One year, clams may settle in very dense concentrations, while, the following year, there may be no soft-shell clam recruitment at the same site. Why?
Giese, G.S., D. Chapman, and M. Goud Collins
Journal of Physical Oceanography, Vol. 28, pp. 2418-2426, 1998
Helpful to educators and students.
Marine Extension Bulletin, 2 pp., 1998
Helpful to educators and students
Marine Extension Bulletin, 4 pp., 1998 WHOI-G-98-006
Also available online: click here