Quinault Tribe Recalling Nearly 29 Tons of Dungeness Crab

January 4, 2021 KIRO 7

Nearly 29 tons of Dungeness crab is being voluntarily recalled by the Quinault Tribe. The recall affects live and uneviscerated Dungeness crab.

Bay Area Dungeness Crab Season Delayed Again, Possibly Into 2021

The Bay Area’s already-delayed commercial crab season was supposed to start Dec. 23, but it may be delayed yet again, this time due to price negotiations between crab fishermen and seafood processing companies.

Crab for Christmas: California Approves Start Date for Dungeness Season

December 15, 2020 Bay Area News Group

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife late Friday announced that the commercial Dungeness crab fishing season will open Dec. 23.

Dungeness Crab Season Delayed Until Mid-December Due to Low Weight in Meat Quality Tests

California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) Director Charlton H. Bonham, delayed the northern California commercial Dungeness crab season due to meat quality test results. The delayed area includes Mendocino, Humboldt and Del Norte counties (Fish and Game Districts 6, 7, 8 and 9).

Golden King Crab Could be an Emerging Fishery at Prince William Sound

Now through the end of November, they will drop pots for golden king crab. That fishery has been closed since 1989 and the last survey on the stock was in 2006. But stakeholders say they are seeing signs of increased abundance.