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post #29 of Old 02-21-2012
SVAuspicious
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Originally Posted by travlineasy View Post
The last time I was in Back Creek, which was about 10 years ago, there were at least two commercial crabbers docked near the upper end. Granted, they were just small workboats, but they were still working. I suspect that when crabbing season ended, they switched over to hand-tonging oysters, which as you are aware, takes place in the dead of winter.
I don't think they're there anymore. I don't remember them in any of my forays upstream. I'll drop the dinghy back in the water in the next day or two and go look. I can say for sure that I haven't seen ANY watermen heading in or out past me.

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