Shrimp boats are tied up in Newport and south along the coast into Northern California as price negotiations with processors continue. The season started April 1 and runs through October.
“Newport, Coos Bay, Brookings, Crescent City, Eureka
Shrimp trawlers last year had a May start in catching a product that netted around $72 cents per pound. Fishermen predict a decent crop of larger shrimp this year.
— Bret Yager