Stone Crab Trap

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Stone Crab Trap

The concrete bottom of a stone crab trap keeps it upright. Each weighs about 40 pounds.


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FWC Facts:
White and brown shrimp depend on estuaries as nursery habitats, leaving when they reach 4-5 inches in length. This “shrimp run” occurs in late summer or early fall.

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