Do women fish on alaska crab boats?

Answer Crab fishing is a very lucrative, but very dangerous job that hundreds, if not thousands, of people participate in every year in Alaska. While the majority of crew are men, there have been cases of... Read More »

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When is Alaska crab fishing season?

Crab seasons in Alaska vary between species and regions. In the Bristol Bay/Bering Sea region, bairdi tanner is open to pot fishing from mid-October to the end of March, and king crab is open for p... Read More »

Alaska Crab Fishing Charters?

Alaskan crab fishing enjoys a dubiously dangerous reputation thanks to the TV show "Deadliest Catch." The show highlights the dangers of fishing for delicious king crab on the Bering Sea. However, ... Read More »

Alaska Crab Fishing Salaries?

Alaska crab fishing is one of the most dangerous jobs in the world, and is considered the most dangerous job in the United States. The fatality rate for crab fishing is more than 30 times the natio... Read More »

How Long is Alaska King Crab Season?

The length of king crab season in Alaska varies by region, type of crab and type of license. For instance, the season for subsistence king crab fishing in Prince William Sound lasts six months, whi... Read More »