Crab

A freshly cooked Dungeness Crab is seen on a crab pot on Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bay Area Commercial Crabbers Gear Up For Dungeness Season

Commercial crab fishermen are gearing up for Thursday’s opening of crab season, with vessels large and small starting to assemble pots at Pillar Point Harbor in Half Moon Bay and along the Bay Area coast to catch Dungeness crabs.

11/14/2012

Hundreds of pounds of seafood were stolen from this Pillar Point facility. (CBS)

Hundreds Of Pounds Of Fish Stolen From Pillar Point Harbor

More than 400 pounds of fresh fish and crab was stolen over the weekend from a fishery at Pillar Point Harbor in San Mateo County, sheriff’s officials said.

03/28/2012

A freshly cooked Dungeness Crab is seen on a crab pot on Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bay Area Crab Fishermen Mourning Loss Of One Of Their Own

49-year-old James Allshouse died on Monday off the San Mateo County coast after being pulled overboard by tangled ropes.

03/28/2012

A freshly cooked Dungeness Crab is seen on a crab pot on Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Crab Fisherman Say First Day Catch Is Down

The crab season has finally arrived, but local fishermen say the initial catch is down from last year’s record-setting harvest.

11/30/2011

Crab fishermen take a break from loading crab traps onto their boat at Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Dungeness Season Underway As Crab Fishermen Settle On Price

After weeks of haggling over a price, central California crab fishermen and seafood processors have come to an agreement and the 2011 Dungeness season is underway.

11/28/2011

Price Dispute Means Slow Start For Dungeness Crab Season

Tuesday’s start of the California Dungeness crab season appeared to be in jeopardy, considering buyers and crabbers had – as of Monday morning – not reached an agreement on pricing.

11/14/2011

A freshly cooked Dungeness Crab is seen on a crab pot on Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

California Fishermen Gear Up For Dungeness Crab Season

The season for recreational fishermen begins Saturday, when crabbers can begin setting their traps and nets after midnight.

11/03/2011

A freshly cooked Dungeness Crab is seen on a crab pot on Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco’s Oldest All-Female Seafood Operation Back In Business

Just in time for November’s lucrative crab season, one of the oldest families in the San Francisco crab and fish wholesale industry is back in business after a 10 month shutdown.

10/11/2011

Salmon in a bin (AP)

Bay Area Salmon Fishermen Excited Over Full Season

This could be California’s first full salmon fishing season in five years, after new projections from the State Department of Fish and Game show a tripling of the salmon population.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/02/2011

Majority Of Bay Area Crab Sent To Asia

This year’s bumper crop of Dungeness crab have North Coast fishermen capitalizing on the growing market in China. Over half the crab pulled from Bodega and San Francisco Bays is now headed to Asia.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–02/23/2011

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