Environmental Group Sues State Over Whale-Killing Crab Fishing GearAn environmental group sued the state of California on Tuesday for allegedly not doing enough to keep Dungeness crab fishery gear from killing protected whales.
Northern California Week-Long Crab Strike Comes To An EndA crab fishers' association on strike over the wholesale price per pound of Dungeness crab in Northern California reached a compromise.
Northern California Crabbers Continue Strike Over Price DisputeIn all, nearly 1,200 fishing crews have stopped working, significantly limiting the west coast crab supply.
Striking Crab Fishermen Stay Tied Up At DocksDungeness crab could be harder to come by if hundreds of fishing boats remain tied up at docks from California to Washington state by a dispute between crabbers and seafood processors over the price of the sought-after crustaceans.
Dungeness Crabbers Extend West Coast Strike From Canada To Central CaliforniaAs of Monday the Dungeness crab fleet is tied up from Morro Bay, California to Westport, Washington.
Dungeness Crab Season To Open Between Point Reyes, Salt PointA 50-mile section of coastal waters off the North Bay will open to commercial crab fishing on Saturday.
Domoic Acid Delays Dungeness Crab Season For Much Of North CoastA 120-mile stretch of the Northern California coastline will not open for the commercial Dungeness crab season next week, putting North Coast crabbers in an economic bind again.
Domoic Acid Levels Threaten Dungeness Crab Season AgainThere was some bad news Tuesday for the local Dungeness crab fishing fleet hoping to make up for the disastrous 2015-2016 season.
2016 Recreational Dungeness Crab Season To Open SaturdayCalifornia residents hoping to catch and eat their own Dungeness crab this season can rejoice as the state has set a date for recreational crab season to open.
Dungeness Crab North Of Point Reyes Could Have Domoic Acid In OrgansThe California Department of Public Health warned consumers not to consume the internal organs of Dungeness crab caught north of Point Reyes.
Early Tests Encouraging For Bay Area Crab LoversBay Area crab lovers may soon be celebrating with their favorite crustaceans once again.
Deadly Whale Entanglements Skyrocketing Off California CoastA record number of whales have become entangled in debris floating off the California coast, sparking a new law targeting the recovery of lost crab fishing gear.