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CLa MS - CLaMS Data Sets
... For CLaMS, the following meteorological data sets have been used European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF), Predictions, Analyses ...
Lawrence Woodman
... owner who legend has it invented the Ipswich fried clam ... He opened Woodman's of Essex, first as a clam shack, with his wife Bessie on Main Street in Essex, Massachusetts and sold freshly dug steamer clams as well as ice cream and ... Legend has it that Woodman invented fried clams on July 3, 1916 ...
Mulinia Coloradoensis - Conservation History
... It constituted 80-90% of the clams throughout the delta and was so abundant that heaps of the shells formed ridges that stretched for miles ... The density of clams has been reduced from 25 to 50 per square meter to three per square meter ... The clam has been largely replaced by several thicker-shelled species of Venus clam (Chione spp.) ...
Clams Casino - History
... According to legend, the recipe for clams casino was originally developed in 1917 in the Little Casino in Narragansett, Rhode Island, by a maître d'hôtel ... New Orleans, where oysters are substituted for clams ... Clams casino remains a very popular dish in Rhode Island, "appearing on almost every menu" ...