P.O. Box 10, 148 Maple St., Florence, OR 97439 • Ph: 541-997-3441 • Fax: 541-997-7979
E-EDITION LAST UPDATED:
Current E-Edition

Top Stories Breaking News Sports Obituaries Travel Guide Meetings Photos Home 

Commercial crabbing delayed, rec. opens Sunday

Posted: Friday, Nov 29th, 2013




NEWPORT The opening of the ocean commercial Dungeness crab season in Oregon will be delayed through at least Dec. 15, fishery managers have announced.

The commercial Dungeness crab season along the Oregon coast normally opens Dec. 1, but can be delayed to ensure a high-quality product for consumers.

The test measures the percentage of meat by weight in the crab. Delaying the season allows the crab to fill with meat. Coast-wide testing showed some areas did not meet minimum pre-season test criteria.

For the complete article see the 11-30-2013 issue.

Click here to purchase an electronic version of the 11-30-2013 paper.


Share on Facebook











Select Page:
Within:
Keyword:

Google

Entertainment







 

Copyright 2014 News Media Corporation

News    Classifieds    Shoppe    Search    ContactUs    TalkBack    Subscribe    Information    E-Edition    Business Portal