Findings: Green Crab Population in Maine Coast Investigation Fall of 2017

The green crabs are destroying our ecosystem. So we want to see what was going on. For our study we used the catch and release method. We also recorded down data about the green crabs. We placed the traps in three different places. The crabs that we caught in that trap were many colors. The green crabs were very aggressive. There was also a very big population.

Project Information
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Bath Middle School
Scientific name:
Carcinus maenas
Common name:
Green crab
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