Crabbers Sue Port of San Francisco Over Pier 45 Inferno That Destroyed Their EquipmentMore than 25 crab fishers have sued the Port of San Francisco, accusing the agency that manages the city's waterfront of negligence over a four-alarm fire back in May that severely damaged Pier 45.
San Francisco Officials Announce Financial Relief Plan For Crabbers Impacted By Pier 45 FireCity officials including Mayor London Breed on Tuesday announced plans for a financial relief package to help San Francisco crabbers impacted by the massive fire at Pier 45 last month.
San Francisco Crab Fishing Fleet Takes Huge Hit From Destructive Pier 45 FireThe massive weekend fire that tore through a warehouse at Pier 45 in Fisherman's Wharf devastated many of the businesses that provide San Francisco with its seafood.
Crab Fishermen Brave Danger To Catch Profit As Delayed Dungeness Season OpensThe commercial Dungeness crab season finally kicked off Sunday and, while local fishermen have been waiting to get back out to sea, this year’s season opener is not for the faint of heart.
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 Crabbers On Strike From Sonoma County To CanadaDungeness crab fishers from Northern California to the Canadian border are on strike after wholesale buyers sought to lower the purchase price.
Commercial Crab Fishermen Set Traps Ahead Of Saturday Season OpeningCommercial crab fishermen dropped their pots Friday morning, about 18 hours before the official start to the season.
Bay Area Crab Fishermen Mourning Loss Of One Of Their Own49-year-old James Allshouse died on Monday off the San Mateo County coast after being pulled overboard by tangled ropes.
Dungeness Season Underway As Crab Fishermen Settle On PriceAfter 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.
Price Dispute Means Slow Start For Dungeness Crab SeasonTuesday'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.