How to Crab for Blue Crabs
Let me just say . . . if you have never been crabbing, you don't know what you're missing.
It is FUN; a little messy, but fun. And it is easy to crab. You only need a few inexpensive things, it have hours of entertainment . . . not to mention, great tasting crabs in your pot.
Now, check the net by quickly pulling it out of the water. If you have a crab in the net, dump it into your bucket. You will need to put water in your bucket to keep the crabs alive. We just scoop up a little water from where we are fishing. You need just enough water to cover the crabs
Very important - you want these guys to be alive when you boil them. If they have died, then the meat will be tainted.