Information for crab hearing on November 24 Public Deposited
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"The purpose of this report is to discuss the general status of the Dungeness crab fishery in Oregon, to present the information available concerning the opening date of the 1964 season, and to inform the commission as to the merits of some regulation changes being considered by the staff." (p.1) The report gives an overview of the fishery, recommends statewide crab season dates, and recommends working toward uniform escape ports on crab pots. Crab sampling data and statistics for boats and pots fished for 1947-1964 are given.