[8/15/14] The tag return component of the project has ended. Please check back for updates on research findings.
[7/10/14] Watch a film on how to make and use RAMP (Reflex Action Mortality Predictor)- one method being used as part of the Oregon C.R.A.B. Project (click here).[1/31/13] Next time you are in Newport, check out the display at the Hatfiend Marine Science Center Visitor Center that highlights this project!
Welcome to the Oregon C.R.A.B. Project Website!
The Oregon C.R.A.B.
(Collaborative Research to Assess Bycatch) Project was
created to determine
mortality rates of Dungeness crab (Cancer
magister) that are discarded from Oregon's crab pot and trawl fisheries.
This research represents a collaboration between members of Oregon's fishing and scientific communities. Please call or email if you are interested in getting involved; increased collaboration will contribute to the success of this project!
For updates, conctact Noelle at: