Legislative Hearing on Domoic Acid & Dungeness Crab Scheduled
Senator Mike McGuire, Chairman of the Joint Committee on Fisheries and Aquaculture, and Assemblymember Jim Wood, Committee Vice-Chair, are hosting a hearing focused on the delayed opening of the Dungeness Crab season. The legislators will be focused on public health issues, ocean conditions and the coastal fishing economy. A panel of experts will discuss the current status, ocean conditions, what to expect in the weeks ahead and impacts of the season delay.
What: The California Dungeness and Rock Crab Fishery: Public Health, Ocean Conditions and Maintaining a Strong Coastal Economy
When: Thursday, December 3
Where: Main Room of the Steele Lane Community Center, 415 Steele Ln., Santa Rosa, CA 95403 Time: 3pm – 6pm
Who: State & federal agency representatives, fishing industry