Today marks the start of the Stone Crab Closed Season. Here is a reminder of the existing Stone Crab regulations.
1) Possession, harvest or sale of fresh product during the closed season(June 1st- October 15) is prohibited.
2) It is prohibited to possess stone crab claws measuring less than 4”.
3) At all times, possession or sale of females is prohibited
Harvesters are encouraged to take only one claw so that the released crab will be better able to defend itself from predators.