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Asian Shore Crab Questionnaire

If you have trouble using this form, please email the information directly to Robert Russell

Date found:

How many points does the crab have on the side of its shell? (if 3,asian crab; if 5, green crab)?   3 pts.      5 pts.

Where found (exact geographic location):

Type of habitat: :  Bedrock  Cobble Rock  Sandy  Among Seaweed Intertidal  Subtidal

Size(s) of crab(s): maximum shell width in inches:  

About how many crabs were present in a square yard of shoreline? 

Did any crabs have clusters of tiny tan eggs the size of a pinhead on the underside of the carapace?    YES      NO

Were other crabs present?    YES      NO

Did you keep any crabs that we could see if we need to?   YES      NO

Crabs were found while:  FISHING     CRABBING     CLAMMING    LOBSTERING     WALKING ON SHORE        Other

Did you see any crab molts (empty shells) or did you see only live crabs? 

May we contact you?:  YES      NO   (if you say no - we will NOT contact you)

State:             Zip: 
Phone:       -

E-Mail Address: 

Any comments:  



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