Next razor clam dig Jan 2021

first_imgLONG BEACH — Razor clam digging is scheduled for Jan. 20-21 and Feb. 18-19 at selected beaches along the Washington coast.Final approval of the digging will depend on marine toxin tests showing the clams are safe to eat.Digging on Jan. 20-21 will be at Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Copalis and Mocrocks. The Feb. 18-19 dig will be at Long Beach, Twin Harbors and Mocrocks.The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife announced the schedule on Tuesday. Digging will be allowed between midnight and noon.Low tides are at 4:28 p.m. (-0.5 feet) on Jan. 20 and 5:17 p.m. (-0.8 feet) on Jan. 21. Low tides are 4:13 p.m. (0.0 feet) and 5 p.m. (-0.2 feet) on Feb. 18 and 19, respectively.Additional digs in spring will be announced once a catch assessment is completed for the season through February, said Dan Ayres, coastal shellfish manager.last_img