Chesapeake Bay's Blue Crab Population Increased By 60% From Last Year, Survey SaysThe Chesapeake Bay's blue crab population increased by 60 percent in one year, a survey said, making the total population of blue crabs at 594 million.
Maryland's Blue Crabs Reportedly Invading Spanish WatersThe University of Alicante in Spain said the Chesapeake's native blue crab has invaded and swiftly taken over the ecosystem of the Ebro Delta on Spain's Mediterranean Coast.
Efforts Build To Reduce 'Ghost' Crab Pots In Chesapeake BayResearchers are trying to figure out how to reduce the number abandoned crab pots in the Chesapeake Bay
Full Steam Ahead: Blue Crab Season Begins For Chesapeake Bay AreaMaryland's blue crab season is officially underway, but before hitting the waters, officials are reminding people of the rules.
Crabbing Season Cut Short; Report Finds Decline In Crab Population New research suggests there may not be as many blue crabs in the Chesapeake Bay as once thought.
Survey Shows Drop In Female Blue Crabs In The BayPrepare to spend more green for blue crabs. Numbers are out on the annual survey of crabs in the bay, and they are not great.
Cold Weather Keeps Crabs At Bottom Of Chesapeake For months, there's been a countdown on the Maryland Seafood website, ticking down the months, days, hours, minutes and even seconds to the most anticipated seafood season of the year: crabbing season.
Md. Oyster Season Ends, Blue Crab Season BeginsOyster season officially ends with the arrival of April 1, which is the start of blue crab season in Maryland.
Md. Electronic Crab Reporting Gaining InterestMaryland crabbing industry officials say electronic harvest reporting is catching on.
Maryland Watermen Pulling Ghost Pots From The BayMaryland watermen are scouring the Chesapeake Bay in search of ghost pots.
Crisfield National Hard Crab DerbyEvery Labor Day weekend, people from all over the Mid-Atlantic region visit Maryland’s southernmost town to see some 400 blue crabs compete in one of the most celebrated crustacean events in America, the National Hard Crab Derby.