Originally Posted by AKMary
Now to research crab & shrimp pots...
Speaking from experience (I used to live in Brownsville and Kingston, WA) Canadian built prawn traps are way better than the American shrimp traps. The SS ones are nice, as they don't stain your deck. Crab traps, about the same.
Make sure you get and use a Canadian crab gauge though...
is a pretty nice chandlery in Campbell River.