Crabbing

Fresh-caught crab on the first day of crab season.

First Day Of Crab Season Kicks Off The Holidays In The Bay Area

It marks the start of the holiday season for old-time San Franciscans and folks all over the Bay Area. There’s fresh crab available. The holidays start tonight.

11/15/2014

Rescuers and Coast Guard crews on the scene after 4 people were killed when their boat capsized off the Sonoma Coast.

Sole Survivor Of Boat Accident That Killed 4 Off Sonoma Coast Says He Clung To A Rock Until Rescuers Arrived

A large wave struck and flipped a boat off the Sonoma Coast, killing 4 people aboard and injuring another. The group had been out for a day of crabbing on the opening weekend for crab season.

11/01/2014

Dungeness Crab Fisherman

Recreational Crab Season Opens On SF Bay; Commercial Season Soon

The recreational Dungeness crab fishery opened Saturday and the commercial season is coming soon, according to the California Department of Fish and Wildlife.

11/04/2013

Bay Area Crab Season Gets Off To Impressive Start

The boats are lining up along Fisherman’s Wharf in San Francisco with full loads of Dungeness crab, as the crab season is off to a strong start.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–11/19/2010

A 47-foot Motor Life Boat, from Station Bodega Bay, pulls alongside the fishing vessel Carmillo to transfer an injured fisherman to shore, Nov. 19, 2010. (U.S. Coast Guard Station Bodega Bay)

Crab Fisherman Injured In Accident Off Bodega Bay

An Oregon man crab fishing off the coast of Bodega Bay lost the tips of two of his fingers Friday morning when his right hand got caught in a crab block, the U.S. Coast Guard said.

CBS San Francisco–11/19/2010

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Good Question: How Is Bay Area Crab Fishing Different Than Alaska?

Most of us know a little about crab fishing, even if it’s from just watching "Deadliest Catch." Paul asked this Good Question: Why are Bay Area crab pots different from the ones they use in Alaska?

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–11/18/2010

After Short Wait, Bay Area Crab Fishing Underway

Dungeness crab season is finally under way, after a two-day delay to test the quality of this season’s catch.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–11/16/2010

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