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Night digging for razor clams takes a little know-how and caution; diggers must always keep an eye to the surf.
Beaches on the central and south Oregon Coast are closed to razor clam digging.
At Ocean King Market, tucked into the back of a strip mall with a Chinese restaurant and Kumon, find live scallops, mussels, blood clam, razor clams, fish and crab, as well as a small produce section and condiments.
Last spring’s razor clam-digging opening on the 28-mile-long Long Beach Peninsula’s ocean beach was a big deal because state fisheries honchos temporarily upped the daily limit after a long closure assured a good harvest.
Then a two-person team was stationed midway down the bay—which is long and beautiful and curves back on itself at each end, like the razor clam shells scattered on the sand—with 12-gauge shotguns.
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