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Horseshoe Crabs in the Americas


Horseshoe Crabs in Asia


Horseshoe Crabs in Europe

ERDG in the News


It’s Time to Learn What is Really Going on Out There

Delaware: A few Delaware Estuary Program (DELEP) Public Participation Implementation Team (PPIT) members, and a group of students and their chaperones from the Wilmington Montessori School, met with Glenn Gauvry, a horseshoe crab expert from the Ecological Research and Development Group. We were there to witness the once-a-year spawning activity of these amazing creatures.  Download the pdf.


ERDG Cancels Plans to Build This Nations First Horseshoe Crab Research Institute®

Delaware: ERDG believes the most effective way for the organization to support the town of Milton, Delaware and its revitalization goals, is to relinquish its current Union Street project site. With this focus in mind, on March 15th, 2004, ERDG sold the Union Street property to Mary and Frank Presta of Clifton, Virginia. download the pdf.


Alternative Gear and Supplemental Bait Workshop, Summary

A workshop to discuss the use of horseshoe crabs as bait was held outside of Baltimore on February 11th and 12th. It was sponsored by Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC), Ecological Research and Development Group (ERDG), New Jersey, Delaware, and University of Delaware Sea Grant. Below is a summary of that workshop. Download the pdf.