Camp Cooking California Blue Mussels on the Oregon Coast

2021-03-08T16:57:13-08:00

Sauteing freshly collected California Mussels (Mytilus californianus) with butter, scallions and garlic over a camp stove on the Oregon Coast. Be sure to avoid collecting mussels found on rocks near sandy beaches as wave action will ensure your delicacy is diminished by gritty sand when served. To avoid grit, find [...]

Camp Cooking California Blue Mussels on the Oregon Coast2021-03-08T16:57:13-08:00
  • Fishing for Redtail Surf Perch (Amphistichus rhodoterus) with spin cast and natural bait.  Rocky Knoll, Lane County, Oregon Central Coast.

Surf Perch Fishing on the Oregon Coast

2021-04-26T10:41:40-07:00

  Oregon’s powerful waves churn up sand and make a variety of foods available for the surf perch who call this tumultuous, high-energy environment their home. The diet of surf perch species commonly includes: shrimp, small crustaceans, amphipods, algae, small crabs, mussels, marine worms and mole crabs. Surf fishing offers [...]

Surf Perch Fishing on the Oregon Coast2021-04-26T10:41:40-07:00

Seabirds and Crows Gathering Mussels along the Oregon Coast

2021-03-08T16:57:59-08:00

New work for the months of April and May looks at seabirds, crows and my favorite stretch of the Oregon coast from Cape Arago south to Harris Beach near the California border.  My trip to the coast started with sharing a pot of tea with a friend in Hendricks Park.  [...]

Seabirds and Crows Gathering Mussels along the Oregon Coast2021-03-08T16:57:59-08:00

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