I took Sara Stumpf (Tims daughter) on the WDFW test shrimp fishery in the San Juans with Shellfish lead Mark O'Toole. Sara is doing Marine Biology for her Culminating Challenge for her senior year of high school. Here are pictures from that great day. Ra

Created on April 25, 2011
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actual snails-most were hermit crabs in these shells 
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Squat Lobster 
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hermit crab 
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hermit crab looking around 
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Spot prawns and other critters 
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Coonstripe shrimp 
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spiny lebbeus shrimp-rare 
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trophy sheep on Stuart Island 
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brown lords (sculpins seating shrimp) in the pots 
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Sara holding an urchin and f-f-f-f-freezing 
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Brown lords chowing down on shrimp 
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Nice load with brown lords 
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Liar Crab 
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Sun Stars were eating the shrimp 
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Mark O'Toole Shellfish lead and good friend 
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Decorator crab-know for growth on their backs to hide from preditors