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Tale of red tape and green crab, the Vikings of the crab world.

863a4ac9dc_64635696_o2Russell Nickerson has been fishing for more than 50 years. The 67-year-old is credited with spearheading the green crab fishing industry, selling the crustaceans as lobster bait and trying to export them to Asian and European markets where they are a common menu item. However, Nickerson said he’s been thwarted by red tape every step of the way. Read [email protected]  12:20