Alaskan king crab season is approximately four months long in the Bearing Sea or Bristol Bay area, generally running from October to January; however, there are many varieties of king crab. Crab seasons vary according to... More »

The opilio crab fishing season runs for seven months in the Bering Sea off Alaska and from two to three months in Newfoundland and Labrador. The Alaskan season typically begins in mid-October and ends in mid-May. The Can... More » Sports & Active Lifestyle Water Sports & Activities

The television show "Deadliest Catch" is a serialized documentary about the crab fishing industry off the coast of Alaska. The show follows the captains and crews of a handful of fishing vessels as they work to catch Ala... More » Art & Literature

King crab, or Alaskan king crab, anatomy consists primarily of the shell, legs, claws and carapace. Some of the smaller yet still important features include the spines, tips and joints of the legs. King crabs are differe... More »

To become an Alaskan king crab fisherman, travel to the state of Alaska and begin networking with local boat captains and crew. Crab boat captains tend to hire workers who gain their trust, and most new fishermen are par... More » Business & Finance Careers Career Aspirations

Alaskan king crab legs can be steamed, heated in the microwave, baked or boiled. Boiling the crab legs is the recommended method. More »

The amount of darkness in Alaska varies depending on location within the state, although the darkest months are typically between November and late January. Some cities in Alaska see more light than others during the dar... More »