If tests show razor clams are safe to eat, the next dig is scheduled to open Thursday, according to the state Department of Fish and Wildlife.
Here is the scheduled opening, with the low tide times:
Thursday: 6:15 p.m., -0.2 feet, Twin Harbors.
Friday: 6:57 p.m., -0.6 feet, Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Copalis and Mocrocks.
Saturday: 7:38 p.m., -0.7 feet, Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Copalis and Mocrocks.
Oct. 20: 8:16 p.m., -0.7 feet, Long Beach, Twin Harbors and Mocrocks.
Oct. 21: 8:55 p.m., -0.4 feet, Twin Harbors and Mocrocks.
Oct. 22: 9:34 p.m., -0.1 feet, Twin Harbors.
Diggers may keep no more than 15 razor clams and must keep the first 15 they dig, regardless of size or condition. Each digger’s limit must be kept in a separate container. All diggers must have an applicable 2013-14 fishing license to dig razor clams on any beach. A license is required for anyone age 15 or older. You can learn more about license options at https://fishhunt.dfw.wa.gov.
The department plans to announce additional digging dates for the fall season later this month.