Sport Crab Season Starts Saturday; Commercial Season DelayedThe recreational Dungeness crab season starts Saturday in California and the start of commercial crab season, originally scheduled to start Nov. 15, has been tentatively pushed back to Nov. 23.
California Commercial Crab Season Ends Early to Protect Migrating WhalesCalifornia's commercial Dungeness crab season is closing Monday, three months earlier than in past years, to protect whales and other marine life from nets and fishing gear.
Crab Fishermen File Lawsuit Against Fossil Fuel CompaniesDeep-seated anger lingering from the loss of millions of dollars during the 2015 crab fishing season, has sparked a lawsuit filed against 30 fossil fuel companies by Bay Area fishermen.
Coast Guard Suspends Search For Missing Crab FishermanThe Coast Guard suspended its search Sunday for a Dungeness crab fisherman who fell overboard from the 47-foot commercial fishing vessel eight miles west of the South Spit in Humboldt Bay.
Environmental Group Says California Crab Industry Dangerous To WhalesAn environmental group wants the federal government to declare that California's crab fishing industry is dangerous to whales.
Recreational Dungeness Crab Fishing Now Permitted Along Entire California CoastThe opening of the areas for the Dungeness crab fisheries follows months of closure due to an algal bloom off the Pacific Coast.
Crab From Oregon, Washington May Be Too Little, Too Late For SF Seafood Sellers' Bottom LinesBay Area crab lovers are getting a small bit of hopeful news, as the ban on Dungeness crab has been lifted for Oregon and Washington and the increased supply is causing local prices to drop.
Crab Season Kicks Off Sunday On North CoastCommercial fishermen on the North Coast of California are getting ready for the start of Dungeness crab season.
Recreational Crab Season Opens On SF Bay; Commercial Season SoonThe recreational Dungeness crab fishery opened Saturday and the commercial season is coming soon, according to the California Department of Fish and Wildlife.
San Francisco Crab Fishermen Hope For An Abundant YearThe docks at Fisherman’s Wharf have been filled with the sound of crab fishermen prepping their boats for what many hope will be a season that finally puts them back in the black.
Bodega Crab Boaters Swim To Shore After Boat CapsizesA man and a woman crab fishing near Bodega Bay are OK after a large wave gave them an unexpected dip in the ocean.