The White Ragworm is a relative of the King and Harbour ragworm. Known locally as catbait.
The white ragworm is a pearly white in colour and has a protruding tongue with small pincers.
|Where to Get It:|
This worm can only be gathered on the lowest of spring tides from a few selected areas around the coast. Places to try include Grande Harve and Cobo.
|How to Keep Fresh:|
White ragworm should be stored in a bucket with a few inches of fresh seawater in the bottom. The water should be checked and changed regularly as the worms movement will warm the water and diminish oxygen supplies.
|Species to Catch:|
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