Dungeness crab season and permit rules : summary of issues and options Public Deposited
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This document is an exhibit prepared by the Oregon Dept. of Fish and Wildlife for a meeting of the Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission. Topics covered include permit rules for vessels setting crab gear, coordinating season openings with California, new crab permit applications and the summer crab fishery. It includes a history of crab season management, proposed administrative rules, survey results, handling/mortality studies, public input and statistics.