August 10, 2022

Abden Simmons

Abden Simmons has been digging clams since he was 10 years old. Today he's a professional clammer who often digs from high tide to high tide.  He's an advocate for the incomparable quality and flavor of the Maine steamer, the best in the land.

September 28, 2022

Community Shellfish Clams

Seven days a week, dozens and dozens of local professional clam diggers bring their freshly harvested bounty to the shucking team at Community Shellfish in Bremen.

May 12, 2022

Jen Casad

Jen Casad is a clammer and an artist. She takes beautiful photographs of the area where she earns her living digging steamer clams.

July 03, 2022

Scott James

Scott James has been a full-time clam digger for 15 years. He harvests both soft and hard shell clams from the mudflats in Mid-Coast Maine.

June 09, 2022

Terry Twomey

Terry Twomey has been clamming for 50 years. He's building a home in Hawaii on some land he bought years back and hopes to retire there some day if he can ever get off the flats!