Most of us know that MD/VA fisheries managers use blue crab population estimates from the winter dredge survey to set their harvest limits. Here's a video I made about it with Maryland DNR:
Chesapeake Bay Program
I'm frequently in Essex/Middle River and live about 15 minutes from downtown Baltimore. I'm not really interested in making one. Just looking to buy a Crab Keg Steamer with a grate at the bottom so the crabs aren't sitting in water, would like Legs on it, a Lid, and a Basket.