|Location(s)||Must be Dug Up|
“May have been famous once. Nowadays, it can be used as fishing bait, or eaten in an emergency. — In-game description
The Earthworm is an animal in DayZ Standalone, living in the soil beneath Chernarus. It can be obtained from the ground to use for crafting Fishing Bait. They are also stackable up to a maximum of 10.
Obtaining[edit | edit source]
It can be dug up by using a Farming Hoe, Shovel, or even a Knife. It can either be combined with a Fishing Hook to catch fish, or be eaten directly if you don't mind the risk of getting food poisoning.
Trivia[edit | edit source]
- Earthworms in real life are edible and contain a very high amount of protein.