Crab Season Starts in Oregon

NEWPORT, Ore. — Fresh Dungeness crab will be on the menu this holiday season in Oregon. Crab season started Monday. The Port of Newport looked pretty empty Monday morning, as fishing crews started heading out to sea. ODFW says tests show crab exceeded the minimum pre-season criteria in Oregon waters, but fishermen say crab season … Continue reading »

Dungeness Crab Season Delayed

EUGENE, Ore. — Dungeness Crab fishermen will have to wait a little while longer to get to work this year. Commercial crab season has been delayed through Dec. 30. Dungeness Crab season usually starts on Dec. 1, but the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife can delay it if there are concerns about over-harvesting or … Continue reading »