North Carolina in recent years has ranked third or fourth among all states in annual commercial landings of hard-shell blue crab
For tarpon, permit, cobia and redfish, we often turn to blue crabs
or swimming crabs.
KEY WORDS: growth, temperature, salinity, size at maturity, blue crab
, Callinectes sapidus
The relationship of blue crab
abundance to winter mortality of Whooping Cranes.
The Blue crab
hears Leaves its seaweed bed Listens, pries and peeps Then
Effect of three by-catch reduction devices on diamondback terrapin Malaclemys terrapin capture and blue crab
Callinectes sapidus harvest in Delaware Bay.
They explain terminology, the history of Louisiana blue crab
fishery, factories, products, where to buy them and how to determine their quality, as well as how to peel, clean, handle, and freeze a crab.
Little Olly the Oyster encounters a variety of amazing creatures in Chesapeake Bay--a blue crab
, who cleans the bay by eating carrion; a sea cucumber, who cleans the bay by eating animal waste sifted from the dirt; a barnacle, that cleans the bay by eating floating detritus; and a sea urchin, who cleans the bay by eating algae.
A king crab or blue crab
, will gently cradle his mate beneath him and carry her round for three days before they get it together," added Graham.
These data relate directly to previously unexplored aspects of the blue crab
fishery in Texas and therefore will be useful to fishery managers.
The female blue crab
can lay up to a million eggs a day.
SeaPak's Maryland Style Crab Cakes feature a pair of three-ounce, hand-prepared products made with 100% blue crab
meat, seasonings, mayonnaise, onions and brad crumbs.
THE SPECS: Crab cakes made from blue crab
and served with a roasted corn and black bean salsa and a roasted pepper aioli.
The most exotic location is the Bahamas and his search for bonefish in th e wonderfully-named Blue Crab
Cay while awaiting for the arrival of a cyclone unleashes the poet in him: "The storm missed Blue Crab
Cay, but it had ruffled a few hairpieces on expensive yachts along the way.
The Compleat Crabbe is a "must" for anyone wanting quick and easy instructions for catching and cooking the Blue Crab