Other than a great deal of money for the shellfish industry, what are we filling up our tidelands with plastics and liquefying our beaches for?
Geoducks are air-freighted to elite markets in China and Hong Kong because geoduck are considered to be an aphrodisiac. We are not feeding the poor and the hungry. The shellfish industry, with the blessing of the Puget Sound Partnership, is ruining our tidelands in order to exploit virility fantasies.
See article by Dr. Liesa Harte, MD titled Aprodisiacs Part I.