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quahog

Medtalk A derogatory regionalism for an obese, pregnant, unkempt, malodorous, socially/economically disadvantaged ♀. See Gomer.
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The limited information available on ocean quahog recruitment, even if providing sufficient information on recent recruitment, does not lend any insight on past recruitment events and the potentially daunting time span for rebuilding, should the stock collapse, and the uncertainty of response as the species is fished down from carrying capacity urge precaution if recruitment capacity is truly limited.
This is why anglers tend to prefer the southern quahog, as its larger size offers more usable bait per clam.
Physiological aging in the Icelandic population of the ocean quahog Arctica islandica.
According to the nonprofit organization Food and Water Watch, "The surf clam and ocean quahog fishery in the mid-Atlantic became so consolidated that one firm controlled 27 percent of the available quota.
FAMILY GUY TIME WARPED iPhone 59p A master plan has gone awry, sending Stewie and Brian hurtling back through time, as you pursue Peter through modern-day Quahog, rescue Rupert from gangs of 1850s cowboys and all sorts of trouble in Ancient Rome.
Rating: 80% Family Guy Time Warped Platform: iPhone Genre: Action Price: 59p ASIN: N/A A MASTER plan has gone awry, sending Stewie and Brian hurtling back through time, as you pursue Peter through modern-day Quahog, rescue Rupert from gangs of 1850s cowboys and all sorts of trouble in Ancient Rome.
Quahog feeding behavior was studied with endoscopy and video image analysis following previously described methods (Ward et al.
Scientists from these two institutes are studying the world's longest-lived animal - the ocean quahog - to investigate what factors affect longevity and how they might lead to such a wide variation in lifespan.
BEING PETER Griffin's black friend is fun and all, but I've always felt a little empty in Quahog.
Unfortunately, our oceans are in crisis, and Trader Joe"s not only lacks a sustainable seafood policy, it has [also] taken no initiative in this area and continues to sell 15 of the 22 'red list" species in our report," which, in addition to orange roughy, includes Alaskan pollock, Atlantic cod, Atlantic salmon, Atlantic sea scallops, Chilean sea bass, Greenland halibut, monkfish, ocean quahog, red snapper, redfish, South Atlantic albacore tuna, swordfish, tropical shrimp and yellowfin tuna.
The 1905 Eastham Annual Report reflects the acceptance by the town meeting of this statute as well as another entry which lists movies expended and "expenses to Boston on Quahog Act" (Anonymous, 1905).
At the International Boston Seafood Show in March, Greenpeace showed up with a "red list" of allegedly overfished species to be avoided that included yellowfin, albacore and big eye as well as bluefin tuna, plus Alaska pollock, Greenland and Atlantic halibut, Atlantic salmon (wild or farmed) and cod, tropical shrimp (wild or farmed) and other familiar species, plus less familiar ones like orange roughy, hoki and ocean quahog.