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Edgars Rutenbergs Rutenbergs

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Boat name

Nimrod TO30

Fishing Method

Potting

Introducing Edgars Rutenbergs, who is a crew member working on the Nimrod TO30. He first went to sea when he was 24 years old on the Harriet-Eve TO50 for The Real Cornish Crab Company/ Rowse fishing and has stayed with them for 8 years now. 

Althought he has only ever eaten crab twice he uses baited pots, a highly selective and sustainable method used to capture crabs and lobsters. 

Fish Caught

Lobster

Lobster

Hommarus gammarus

spider crab by Sarah McCartney

Spider Crab

Maja brachydactyla

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