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Is it safe to eat raw razor clams?

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Almost the entire creature is edible, which makes preparation a cinch. The one trick: Unlike littlenecks, razor clams have a brittle shell.

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    Most of the fishing public believes bass activity shuts down when the water temperature gets into the mid-40s, but that's not true. The A-rig, for example, has dispelled that belief here and across the south. The multi-lure rig has been catching quality bass in cold water for the past couple of years.

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    To survive through a northern winter in a frozen stream or lake, trout metabolism decreases, enabling them to survive longer between meals. Trout and other stream fish move to areas of better winter habitat, including deep pools and areas with stable ice conditions and slow currents.

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    Pufferfish can instinctually inflate their bodies whenever they feel threatened as soon as they hatch. This helps them appear more intimidating to potential predators. When the pufferfish matures it can use this defense mechanism to full effect, allowing the fish to puff up to three times its original size.

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