Landings 2017-2018 Season
CRAB LANDINGS BY MONTH DUNGENESS CRAB TOTAL
Year Month Pounds AVG. Price
2018 January 4,662,543 $2.82
February 13,832,368 $2.86
March 3,340,034 $4.04
April 607,400 $6.95
May 398,434 $6.92
June 56,441 $5.30
Total 23,003,802 $3.21
Crabber Info
Meetings
2017 John Sackton Report (video) ›

This is the Market Report that was video taped and put on YouTube

John Sackton Market Report for 2018 ›

On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017, John Sackton delivered his presentation on the outlook of the Dungeness crab fishery for 2018.

ODCC Conference call meeting ›

Conference call meeting to discuss/vote on items from 10/17/17 face to face meeting.

ODCC meeting ›

ODCC meeting to be held in Brookings, OR 10/17/17

Notices to Fleet
Summer Season Notice NEW ›

Weekly trip limits start the 2nd Monday in June. June 11th, 2018

NOTICE OF RESEARCH PROJECT ›

Equipment in the Winchester Bay area for OSU and NOAA project

Survey on Harmful Algae Bloom event ›

Looking for coastal community members impacted by the 2015 fisheries closures to fill out survey.

Whale Entanglement Workshop materials ›

Materials available from the Workshop in April

Wave Measurement Buoy Notice of Deployment ›

Lakeside/Reedsport Research Buoy location and notification

Notice of Research Equipment ›

Measurement equipment will be off of Lakeside and Reedsport

Research
Bio-Economic Model report ›

Report generated from the ODCC's funded research to produce a Bio-Economic model for the Oregon Dungeness crab fishery.

Bio-Economic RFP ›

Original RFP for research study

Bycatch Mortality Study ›

By Noelle Yochum, 2014

Shanks OIMB Research ›

Megalope return study

Genetic connectivity of Dungeness crab ›

Thesis defense on Dungeness study

Mating Success of Female Dungeness Crabs ›

Dr. Alan Shanks study for the commission

Testing
ODFW issues announcement on delay of commercial crab season ›

Commercial Dungeness crab season will be moved back to, at least, December 31st, 2017.

Current Domoic testing results ›

ODA Dungeness testing results

NEWSLETTERS
The Dungeness Dispatch, Issue 2 ›

Newsletter for our crab fishermen. Issue two - dated April 3, 2018.

The Dungeness Dispatch ›

Newsletter for our crab fishermen. Issue one - dated December 5, 2017.

9TH Annual ODFW Dungeness Crab Fishery Newsletter - November 2017 ›

"The 2016-17 Oregon Dungeness crab season brought in the highest ex-vessel value
ever, totaling $62.7 million dollars! Landings totaled 20.4 million pounds, about 22%
above the 10 year average of 16.0 million pounds..."