Lobster Catching http://wlrn.org en Keys Lawmaker Takes On Lobster Mobsters http://wlrn.org/post/keys-lawmaker-takes-lobster-mobsters <p></p><p>It’s illegal to take lobsters out of season or out of traps that don’t belong to you. But Keys State Representative Holly Raschein (R-Monroe County) says the issue is that the penalty for stealing three lobsters is the same as stealing 300.</p><p><a href="http://wlrn.org/post/how-one-woman-lives-sea-inside-life-florida-keys-lobster-catcher" target="_blank"><strong>RELATED: Inside The Life Of A Florida Keys Lobster Catcher&nbsp;</strong></a></p> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 00:00:44 +0000 Arianna Prothero 26464 at http://wlrn.org Keys Lawmaker Takes On Lobster Mobsters How One Woman Lives At Sea: Inside The Life Of A Florida Keys Lobster Catcher http://wlrn.org/post/how-one-woman-lives-sea-inside-life-florida-keys-lobster-catcher <p>It’s past sunset as 28-year old Captain Kelly Nichols Bourne and her crew return from a day of hauling lobsters traps. When she joined her father’s business a decade ago, she was the youngest female commercial captain in the Keys. She still is. Now she and her father drop about 7,600 lobster and 8,000 crab traps from the Gulf to the Atlantic.</p><p> Mon, 02 Sep 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Patricia Sagastume 3395 at http://wlrn.org How One Woman Lives At Sea: Inside The Life Of A Florida Keys Lobster Catcher