Gulf Snow Crab May Not be Underway Until Week of April 23rd Due to Ice
SEAFOODNEWS.COM by John Sackton March 29, 2017
After a cold March, ice is thick in the harbor at Caraquet. The first icebreaker to try and open the harbor to prepare for the start of the crab season encountered ice 4 feet thick, and was unable to do the job, reported some of the people at the crab and lobster meetings held in Shippagan, NB yesterday.
A larger icebreaker will have to be scheduled. Some participants thought...
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