Eriocheir sinensis
Eriocheir sinensis
(Chinese mitten crab)
Crustaceans-Crabs
Exotic

Impact ID2398
Impact TypeCommerce
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionCommercial fishermen in the San Francisco Bay area that sell their products to anglers have lost sales due to the frustration anglers have with the crabs; as recreational fishing numbers drop, they continue to lose customers.
Reference33686
Great Lakes RegionNo
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