• All development apparently occurred at large interior sites such as Caral, though they remained dependent on fish and shellfish from the coast.
  • Wikipedia: Norte Chico civilization
  • Although many factors affect shellfish stocks, sea otter predation can deplete a fishery to the point where it is no longer commercially viable.
  • Wikipedia: Sea otter
  • Broken timbers were replaced and the hull recaulked, scraped for shellfish and marine flora, and repainted.
  • Wikipedia: HMS Endeavour
  • Harbor Seals, fish, and shellfish were also killed or affected.
  • Wikipedia: New Carissa
  • Instead of the fish, settlers used shellfish.
  • Wikipedia: Gumbo
  • Murray cod and shellfish were gathered for food and bark canoes were used for travel along the rivers.
  • Wikipedia: Riverina
  • Notably through microcredit, they engage in fishing-related activities, such as smoking fish and processing shrimp, oysters, and shellfish in general.
  • Wikipedia: Carabane
  • Saxitoxin, a paralytic shellfish poisoning from contaminated mackerel has been implicated in humpback whale deaths.
  • Wikipedia: Humpback whale
  • The diets of both groups consisted mostly of shellfish and fish, small mammals, game, and wild plants.
  • Wikipedia: Everglades National Park
  • This has led to illegal harvesting and sale of shellfish on the black market, which can be a health hazard.
  • Wikipedia: Bivalvia