Observed while shopping at the swanky Whole Foods down in Bethesda. The sign was unfortunate, but certainly made me chuckle later when I noticed it during post-processing.
Thus ends yet another disappointing crabbing season in the Chesapeake Bay.
Fishery managers and upper-level politicians from both Maryland and Virginia kept trying to promote a positive spin concerning the low numbers of crabs that were making it to market, but the truth is that — even with the end-of-year figures yet to be released — this season was one of the worst on record (you can read more about the sad state of blue crabs in the Bay here, here, here, here, here, here, and here). Continue Reading →
Observed as I was waiting for Cindy to arrive home after having been on business travel for a week.