Fish and Wildlife Research Institute

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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:
Bay scallops are bivalve molluscs occurring from New England through Texas. In Fla., they can be harvested in Gulf state waters from Hernando Co. to Mexico Beach Canal in Bay Co.

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