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Shore crab

Carcinus maenas


The shell only


On the estuary shore at low tide.


Crab tiling, also known as crab potting, is a method of collecting shore crabs for use as bait by anglers. You can read more about the harvesting & monitoring here -

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Spotted on Jan 1, 2020
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