When are Maryland blue crabs in season?

Answer Maryland crabs are a famous regional delicacy. The crabbing season runs from April 1 to December 31, according to the Maryland Blue Crab website. As long as Maryland crabbing regulations are foll... Read More »

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Is there any place to get Maryland style old bay steamed crabs in the San Francisco bay area?

You mean soft shell crabs. Not that I know of. The Pacific fish are different from Atlantic.

What Are Blue Crabs?

The Chesapeake or Atlantic blue crab (Callinectes sapidus) is a member of arthropods, a large group that consists of crabs, shrimp, lobsters, krill, crayfish and barnacles. Blue crabs live in the w... Read More »

What do blue crabs eat?

Blue crabs are omnivores. They eat shrimp, oysters, clams, fish, snails, worms, plants and other crabs, according to the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources and marine biologists from th... Read More »

Do blue crabs migrate?

According to the New York Department of Environmental Conservation, blue crabs migrate between areas of high and low salinity in estuaries. The crabs have paddle-shaped back legs that help them swi... Read More »