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Outdoors blog crabbing archive

MONDAY, FEB. 17, 2014

FRIDAY, DEC. 20, 2013

Dungeness crab wait for ice, packing and shipping at Hallmark Fisheries in Charleston, Ore.

Holiday crabs: Can you dig it?

SHELLFISHING -- Clam diggers can ring in the new year with an eight-day razor clam dig on ocean beaches that starts Dec. 29 and stretches through Jan. 5. The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife has approved the dig after marine toxin tests showed the...

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THURSDAY, AUG. 16, 2012

Dungeness crab wait for ice, packing and shipping at Hallmark Fisheries in Charleston, Ore.

Idaho salmon-crab poachers tell truth, eventually

WILDLIFE ENFORCEMENT -- Washington Fish and Wildlife police must feel like parents dealing with kids sometimes. I'd like to hear the author of this poaching enforcement report tell the story over a couple of beers. Sgt. Chadwick contacted a recreational boat returning to the dock...

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THURSDAY, APRIL 12, 2012

Two crabs are about to be put in the cooking pot where they will turn a bright red when finished, ready to be eaten.  (Mike Brodwater)

Westport crab-fest is a feast of fun 

Feeling crabby? Head to the Washington Coast. The 25th Annual Westport Crab Races and Crab Feed is set for April 21-22. Tap a leggy crab of good breeding and put it on the race course against other competitiors. Or soak a crab pot for a...

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THURSDAY, JUNE 30, 2011

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