Maryland to restrict crabbing in response to the ‘worrisome’ population decline

Credit: CC0 Public Domain This summer Maryland will impose new restrictions on crabbing in the Chesapeake Bay—including the first-ever limits on how many bushels of male blue crabs watermen can haul each day—in response to a troubling decline in the population of the beloved crustaceans. Regulations issued this week, to be in effect starting in … Read more