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October 13, 2015
Linton's Seafood shop and restaurant advertises crabs for sale in the Eastern Shore town of Crisfield,...
Crisfield, UNITED STATES
The Wider Image: Crab-Catching Blues
Linton's Seafood shop and restaurant advertises crabs for sale in the Eastern Shore town of Crisfield, Maryland September 5, 2015. Young people in the small rural shore towns of Chesapeake Bay, which straddles the eastern U.S. states of Maryland and Virginia, are shunning the erratic pay of "watermen", who catch crabs using skills such as baiting a crab pot or handling a trotline, previously passed down through the generations. Seasonal workers from Mexico fill many of the manual jobs in picking houses to process the crustaceans. The industry faces other headwinds, environmental issues and an increasingly global agricultural market among them. Last year's harvest was the lowest recorded in 25 years after the crab population crashed in the 1990s and early 2000s. REUTERS/Jonathan ErnstPICTURE 28 OF 29 FOR WIDER IMAGE STORY "CRAB CATCHING BLUES"SEARCH "CRABS BLUES" FOR ALL IMAGES
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