Thursday, May 7, 2009

Guy's Blue Crab Report!!!

On a 2 day set we came up with 8 nice crabs!
This is just the beginning of what looks like a terrific crab season :)
We will check the traps in a day or two and will report...

Friday, May 1, 2009

Blue Crab Molting & Mating Videos

Explanation on molting and the mating process of the blue claw crab. How the blue claw crab is part of the ecosystem and their diets.

Here's another video showing a blue claw crab molting...

Trotlining for Chesapeake Bay Blue Crabs

A great article describing how to catch blue claw crabs with a trot line can be found at "Maryland-Virginia Saltwater Fishing" website.
A photo of how to set up a roller guide system on the side of your boat and how the complete process is done is described in detail.
Be sure to check them out!