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Crab season halted to save whales & turtles

Crab season halted to save whales & turtles

 Daniel Mintz Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – The commercial Dungeness crab season will close three months early, on April 15, a measure that’s part of a lawsuit settlement on reducing whale and sea turtle impacts.  Filed in federal court on March 26, the settlement resolves a lawsuit that sought to hold the state liable for

Dungeness season saw strong catch

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – The North Coast’s commercial Dungeness crab season was affected by delays due to meat quality issues and price negotiations but the catch soared as soon as fishing began. The season ended July 15 and the northern region from the Fort Bragg area to the Oregon border accounted for

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