Crab Team In the News

Recent Press Features


The Daily WorldState, volunteers, tribes, shellfish growers work together to combat invasive European green crab” (May 4)

The Northern LightEuropean green crab trapping season starts in Drayton Harbor” (April 28)

Sequim GazetteInvasive green crab numbers dwindle in Dungeness” (March 31)

The Planet MagazineWashington’s crabby new resident” (March 20)

Press Archives


KPTZ Coastal Cafe “Aquatic Invasive Species” (December 6)

KUOW “Nearly 3,000 European invaders found on Puget Sound shores. They’re crabs” (December 2)

The Northern Light “Scientists wrap up trapping season, catching 253 invasive green crab” (November 11)

The Northern Light “145 invasive European green crabs caught in Drayton Harbor” (September 9)

Skagit Valley Herald “Search for green crab ramps up in Padilla Bay” (September 3)

KGMI 790 “European Green Crabs” (September 3)

Skagit Valley Herald “Fight underway against invasive crab in Samish Bay” (August 28)

The Northern Light “50 invasive green crabs caught in Drayton Harbor” (June 17)

Encyclopedia of Puget Sound “Search for invasive green crab continues during pandemic” (May 21)

The Islands’ Sounder “SeaDoc Society awards Salish Sea Science Prize to Crab Team for early detection and prevention of invasive European green crab” (April 23)

KPTZ Nature Now “European Green Crabs” Part 1: #454 (March 18) and Part 2: #457 (April 8)

Northwest Treaty Tribes “Being Frank: Cooperation key to containing green crab invasion” (April 2)

The Sequim Gazette “Green crab trapping on hold across Western Washington” (April 1)





KNKX Environment Reporter, Bellamy Pailthorp, interviewed Project Lead Jeff Adams in 2016 following the first confirmed detection of European green crab in Washington's Salish Sea