FILE - In this March 23, 2015 photo, Taylor Shellfish Farms workers place small geoduck clams into mesh tubes that allow the geoduck to burrow in the sand and grow while being protected from predators near Harstine Island, Wash.
FILE - In this March 23, 2015 photo, Taylor Shellfish Farms workers place small geoduck clams into mesh tubes that allow the geoduck to burrow in the sand and grow while being protected from predators near Harstine Island, Wash. Ted S. Warren AP
FILE - In this March 23, 2015 photo, Taylor Shellfish Farms workers place small geoduck clams into mesh tubes that allow the geoduck to burrow in the sand and grow while being protected from predators near Harstine Island, Wash. Ted S. Warren AP