Blue Crab Comeback Continues in Chesapeake Bay

Blue Crab Comeback Continues in Chesapeake Bay

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blue-crab-usfdaContinuing their comeback in the Chesapeake Bay, blue crabs hit their second-highest total this winter since 1997, officials said Tuesday, nearly double the record low in 2007.

“The bold … management plan implemented by Maryland and Virginia to stabilize the population continues to work,” said one scientist with the Chesapeake Bay Foundation.

(READ the story in the Richmond Times-Dispatch)

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