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We hope you will find the information helpful as you learn more about the Pacific Northwest’s prized crustacean and the crab James Beard spoke of when he described a “…meal the gods intended only for the pure in palate.

Whether you are looking for a new way to serve Dungeness or trying to locate a suitable source of supply, we’ve tried to include materials designed to make your search worthwhile. We regularly add new recipes, information and images, and encourage you to come back and visit the site often.

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Latest News

Season opening price set for Oregon Dungeness crab

November 25, 2014… Oregon Dungeness crab fishermen and seafood processor representatives participating in state-supervised crab price negotiations have agreed on an opening price of $3.10 per pound for the

Scholarship information

Dependents of Oregon Dungeness Crab permit holders and crew are eligible for one of four scholarships offered by the ODCC.
If your dependent is interested, have them contact their guidance


Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) Awards Sustainbility Certification for Oregon’s Crabs FisheryOregon’s Dungeness crab fishery has achieved Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certification, the internationally-recognized standard for sustainable fisheries with healthy stocks, good management and environmentally-neutral harvest methods.Read More »