Giant Mussels Rescued from Costa Concordia Salvage

An unexpected rescue in the salvage of the Costa Concordia. Scientists discovered rare pinna nobilis mussels at the wreck site and are relocating them so that they are not destroyed by the salvage work. Thanks to Phil Leon for pointing it out.

Giant Mussels Rescued From Costa Concordia Wreck

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3 Responses to Giant Mussels Rescued from Costa Concordia Salvage

  1. Phil says:

    I like to eat mussels, but I bet those at that size are tough as leather.

  2. Anna Hawthorne says:

    A fortuitous outcome~

  3. Ellie Piekos says:

    I agree with Phil.. Bigger is not always better.. especially with mussels..