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Jordan Quaglietta
Why Washington is the Best Seafood State

Why Washington is the Best Seafood State

Are all coastal locations created equal when it comes to the variety and deliciousness of their seafood?  We think not! While there are definitely famous parts of the United States to venture to that offer various delectable seafood bites—not many places can top Washington, which is known as the seafood capital of the West Coast. Once you’ve experienced the freshness of the seafood markets and online businesses such as Fathom Seafood have to offer, go fishing for your own seafood at one of the many recreational fishing spots, or hit up the top 10 seafood restaurants in the state, you’ll...

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Matthew Wei
Where are Dungeness Crab caught?

Where are Dungeness Crab caught?

Where are Dungeness Crab Caught Dungeness crab is one of the most sustainable and highly regulated fisheries in the world. With a catch area ranging from the Central Coast of California, beginning just south of San Francisco, all the way up the coast, covering nearly all of the coastal waters of Oregon and Washington state, as well as throughout the Puget Sound, the Coastal waters of Canada and even in Southeast Alaska. Washington State offers many areas for both recreational and commercial fishing along its coasts and inside the Puget sound itself. Below is a map from the Washington Department...

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Matthew Wei
Ryan Hodgson (Ryanintheus) tries Live Dungeness Crab

Ryan Hodgson (Ryanintheus) tries Live Dungeness Crab

We had the pleasure of shipping some live Dungeness crab to the one and only Ryan Hodgson. A truly one of a kind Australian influencer, entrepreneur, and admirer of the world, that moved to the USA and made it his home. He's a "storyteller with a passion for capturing and protecting the beauty of our planet.  A lover of travel, nature, adventure and photography, he regularly partners with global brands as a travel influencer, creating engaging and thought provoking content for his quarter of a million plus followers." Did you know that "in 2017 Ryan was named the 20th most...

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Matthew Wei
How are Dungeness Crab caught?

How are Dungeness Crab caught?

In a Pinch - How Dungeness Crabs are Caught A few hundred yards off the rocky shoreline of the Southern Oregon Coast, Captain Brenden Bates and crew of the Fishing Vessel Kenia Faith are navigating the rolling white caps and fighting the currents looking for what cannot be seen: The elusive Dungeness Crab. The crew, geared up for the cold January air, fighting off the frigid sea spray, are on the lookout for their buoys that mark where they have dropped their squid, clam and fish baited commercial crab gear in hopes of reeling up pots filled to the brim...

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