Crab Team In the News

Recent Press Features


KPTZ Coastal CafeAquatic Invasive Species” (December 6)

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

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

The Northern Light145 invasive European green crabs caught in Drayton Harbor” (September 9)

Skagit Valley HeraldSearch for green crab ramps up in Padilla Bay” (September 3)

KGMI 790 “European Green Crabs” (September 3)

Skagit Valley HeraldFight 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 SoundSearch for invasive green crab continues during pandemic” (May 21)

The Islands’ SounderSeaDoc 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 GazetteGreen crab trapping on hold across Western Washington” (April 1)

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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