News Archive 2009-2018

The Lure of Lobstering (Smithsonian) Archives

Richard Larrabee, of Deer Isle, Maine, (who used to get seasick), gets up most mornings at 3:00 a.m., hauls 270 lobster traps a day, and knows he’s a goner if he ever falls overboard. But all in all, he loves his work. Read why in this interview with a Maine lobsterman.