Around this time of year we begin to anticipate the Thanksgiving Holiday and meal. For many of us in Northern California that means Dungeness Crab. This year Thanksgiving occurs on Thursday November 28. Will Dungeness Crab be in season and available? As of right now the answer is yes! The crab season is scheduled to…Read more
Commercial fishing is one of the most dangerous industries in the world. According to U. S. Bureau of Labor statistics, in 2014, commercial fishing was the second most dangerous occupation in the country with over 80 fatalities per 100,000 workers.* Crab fishing is without-a-doubt the most dangerous sub-category of the commercial fishing industry, and the…Read more
Guy Kovner of The Press Democrat is reporting that the scientists at the Bodega Marine Laboratory are concerned that a "dead zone" may be developing of the Sonoma Coast. Climate change is the likely cause of unprecedented mass of oxygen-poor water off the Sonoma Coast, a phenomenon that could harm the region's prized Dungeness crab…Read more
With crab season opening on November 3rd it time to get ready for some great tasting Bodega Bay crab.