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.
Commercial Dungeness Crab Season Begins Saturday Off Sonoma CoastThe commercial Dungeness crab fishery season in Sonoma County will open Saturday, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife announced Monday.
Bay Area Crab Season to Start Thursday; Domoic Acid Levels Delay North Coast SeasonThe opening of the commercial Dungeness crab season has been delayed until at least Dec. 1 in the waters north of Bodega Bay to the Sonoma/Mendocino county line because of elevated levels of domoic acid; the commercial fishery south of this area will open as scheduled Thursday.
Sea Lions Rescued Off SoCal Coast Show Signs Of PoisoningMarine experts say 12 pregnant female sea lions rescued in Southern California waters exhibited signs of poisoning that may be linked to toxic ocean algae blooms.
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.
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.
Warm Pacific Ocean 'Blob' Helped Caused Vast Toxic Algae BloomA new study finds that unusually warm Pacific Ocean temperatures helped cause a massive bloom of toxic algae last year.
Early Tests Encouraging For Bay Area Crab LoversBay Area crab lovers may soon be celebrating with their favorite crustaceans once again.
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.
Sonoma Coast Commercial Crab Season Officially OpensThe commercial crab season officially opened Saturday after being postponed for more than four months because tests showed high levels of domoic acid.
Bay Area Dungeness Crab Deemed Safe; Commercial Season To Open March 26Dungeness crabs caught off the coast of California south of the Mendocino-Sonoma County line have been deemed safe for consumption, Fish and Wildlife officials said Friday.
$138 Million In Aid Sought For Struggling Bay Area CrabbersFederal relief may soon be coming to Bay Area crab fishermen dealing with a long-delayed season after crabs tested positive for domoic acid.
Feds Offer Help To Crab Fishermen Affected By Long-Delayed SeasonHelp has arrived for local fishermen and other people, devastated by the long delay in the Dungeness crab season.