Another sad story, blue crabs are disappearing from Chesapeake Bay.
Why? We're catching too many, at the same time as pollution makes it difficult for blue crabs. Watermen who catch crabs stubbornly persist in catching too many crabs, even though they're killing their own livelihood.
Blogfish has been here before, complaining about killing too many blue crabs. Now the overfishing has come home to roost.
Talk about killing the goose that laid the golden egg.