Whales In Prime Crabbing Area Could Delay California's Commercial Crab SeasonCalifornia's commercial crab season may be delayed until December due to a large number of whales that could be entangled in the prime crabbing area of Bodega Bay.
Commercial Salmon Season Shaping Up As Best in YearsLarry Collins, a wholesale salmon buyer at San Francisco's Pier 45, says this year is special.
Catch Limits Increase For Key West Coast Groundfish SpeciesFederal officials said Tuesday they are increasing catch limits for several species of West Coast groundfish that were severely depleted more than a dozen years ago in a crisis that posed a threat to the commercial and sports fishing industries.
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.
Crew Rescued After Fishing Boat Sinks Off Santa CruzTwo fishermen were rescued early Sunday morning after their 27-foot fishing boat sank off the Pacific coast north of Santa Cruz.
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.
California Wildlife Officials Cancel 2018 Abalone Fishing SeasonCalifornia wildlife officials have voted to cancel the 2018 abalone fishing season due to concerns about mass starvation among the mollusks along Sonoma and Mendocino coasts.
Wildlife Officials Urge Canceling Of Red Abalone Fishing SeasonCalifornia wildlife officials are recommending that the 2018 abalone fishing fishing season be canceled due to concerns about declining population.
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.
Droughts Leave California Fishermen ReelingCommercial salmon fishermen are struggling after several bad years of drought and a Bay Area congressman wants to secure money for them from the feds.
San Francisco Anglers Warned Of PCBs, Mercury In Some Lake Merced FishConcerns about mercury and PCBs prompt warning for anglers who consume certain fish from the north lake of San Francisco's Lake Merced.