Northern California Crabbers Protest Mid-May Closure of Dungeness SeasonCommercial fishermen are protesting an order by California wildlife authorities to close the Dungeness crab fishery in mid-May to protect whales and sea turtles from becoming entangled in fishing gear.
Taste of the NFL Recipe: Dungeness Crab Fried Rice With Uni MayoIn the run-up to Super Bowl LIV, Parke Ulrich, head chef of Waterbar / Epic Steak in San Francisco, is representing the 49ers at the "Taste of the NFL" event in Miami with this special Dungeness crab fried rice recipe.
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.
Oregon Delays Opening of Commercial Crab Season Until Year EndFirst, Northern California commercial crab season was delayed for a month to mid-December. Now, Oregon state shellfish managers say the opening of the commercial Dungeness crab season there will be delayed till year end along the entire Oregon coast.
Thanksgiving Downer: Commercial Dungeness Crab Season Delayed Into Mid-DecemberBay Area crab connoisseurs will have to wait until next month for a taste of Dungeness crab, as the Department of Fish and Wildlife has once again pushed back the start date of the commercial season.
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.
All California Crab Fisheries Closing In April To Protect WhalesAll fisheries in California will close for the season in April when whales are feeding off the state's coast as part of an effort to keep Dungeness crab fishery gear from killing protected whales.
Vern Glenn's Super Bowl Recipe: Loaded Potato Skins With CrabParke Ulrich, Head Chef at San Francisco's EPIC Steak restaurant, is one of 32 chefs who will cook-off at Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta Sunday at an event called "Taste of the NFL."
Dangerous Surf Threatens Bay Area Christmas Crab SupplyA Bay Area Christmas dinner favorite - Dungeness crab - may not make it to the table this year. Dangerous waves battering the coastline are to blame.
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.
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.