Walter Flores holds a pair of stone crab claws at his Golden Rule Seafood shop in Palmetto Bay, where the Florida delicacy is fetching high prices because of a shortage in catches. Commercial trappers hope the recent cold front will revive the season.
Walter Flores holds a pair of stone crab claws at his Golden Rule Seafood shop in Palmetto Bay, where the Florida delicacy is fetching high prices because of a shortage in catches. Commercial trappers hope the recent cold front will revive the season. Roberto Koltun rkoltun@miamiherald.com
Walter Flores holds a pair of stone crab claws at his Golden Rule Seafood shop in Palmetto Bay, where the Florida delicacy is fetching high prices because of a shortage in catches. Commercial trappers hope the recent cold front will revive the season. Roberto Koltun rkoltun@miamiherald.com

Where have the stone crabs gone? Shortage of Florida delicacy drives up prices

December 13, 2017 06:30 AM