About this Site
“Dedicated to the Atlantic Blue Crab”
The Blue Crab Archives is a privately owned, member-supported, non-profit website which was designed and developed by Steven C. Zinski, a blue
crab enthusiast and aficionado.
The purpose of the site is to serve as a teaching aid by providing easy to understand information—from both a scientific and
lay perspective—about the Atlantic blue crab (Callinectes sapidus.) It is the goal of this website to become one of the
the world's largest public archives of blue crab related facts and information allowing anyone to learn about this fascinating and mysterious
If you have any questions, comments, or concerns, please feel free to
The Blue Crab Archives is a free resource. There are no membership fees or dues associated with accessing the information stored here.
But please be aware that there are real costs associated with operating this website. If you would like to help support this website,
ensuring that it will remain a free and viable resource for everyone, please consider making a small cash donation (and receive
your free membership decals!) Thank you.