Meet 'Lucky Blue': 'One-in-2-million' bright blue lobster caught by father and son in Maine

8/17/2022 6:40:00 AM

'Lucky Blue' won't be boiling in a pot any time soon.

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'Lucky Blue' won't be boiling in a pot any time soon.

'We're throwing it back in two weeks,' said the mother of Luke Rand, who found the lobster they named 'Lucky Blue.'

Rare blue lobster caught by father-son duo off Maine coastA father and son caught a rare, blue lobster named"Lucky Blue" that biologists say is a 'one-in-2-million' discovery.Scott L. Hall, USA TODAYA father and son fishing in Maine caught a bright blue lobster marine biologists say is a rare, one-in-2-million sea discovery.

The crustacean – named"Lucky Blue" – was caught in ocean waters beyond Peaks Island off the southeast portion of the state, said Becky Rand, whose son Luke Rand, caught the lobster Thursday.Luke Rand, 36, serves as sternman on his dad's boat, the Audrey B. Rand, his mother told USA TODAY Tuesday.

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Scott L. Hall, USA TODAY A father and son fishing in Maine caught a bright blue lobster marine biologists say is a rare, one-in-2-million sea discovery. Hall, USA TODAY A father and son fishing in Maine caught a bright blue lobster marine biologists say is a rare, one-in-2-million sea discovery. The crustacean – named"Lucky Blue" – was caught in ocean waters beyond Peaks Island off the southeast portion of the state, said Becky Rand, whose son Luke Rand, caught the lobster Thursday. With the clock ticking, and seemingly no closer to our goal, what can we do? What changes can we make? The most effective solutions to our street safety crisis involve getting more people out of cars and redesigning our streets, the latter of which is best accomplished through road diets, separated bike lanes, protected intersections, traffic diversion and expanding the city’s Slow Streets network , among other physical infrastructure improvements. Luke Rand, 36, serves as sternman on his dad's boat, the Audrey B. Luke Rand, 36, serves as sternman on his dad's boat, the Audrey B. Rand, his mother told USA TODAY Tuesday. 29; Individual, Nov.

And his mom says it's not the first time he's caught a colorful lobster with his dad. And his mom says it's not the first time he's caught a colorful lobster with his dad. Unfortunately, the San Francisco Police Department’s enforcement of the five most dangerous driving violations (“Focus on the Five,” as it’s known) — speeding, running a stop sign, running a red light, not yielding to a pedestrian in the crosswalk, and not yielding to oncoming traffic — is dangerously low, as . The duo, she said, has also caught rare calico and orange lobsters over the years. 'Urgent action': Luke and his mother live in Falmouth, a small town just north of Portland. 'Urgent action': Luke and his mother live in Falmouth, a small town just north of Portland. She said her son has been lobstering on his father's boat off-and on since he was 8 years old. Worse still: Less than 35% of traffic citations since 2018 have been for “Focus on the Five” violations, despite SFPD’s commitment of 50%, meaning more than half of citations are for non-life-threatening violations like driving too slow or having a broken tail light. His father, Mark Rand, has been fishing for more than 60 years, she said. His father, Mark Rand, has been fishing for more than 60 years, she said. 31-Nov.

“We’ve never pulled one this color or even seen one to throw back,” Luke Rand told . He told the outlet the lobster is a male, legal-size, healthy crustacean. He told the outlet the lobster is a male, legal-size, healthy crustacean. These statistics highlight a troubling reality: SFPD is ticketing San Franciscans, especially from marginalized groups, who are committing minor traffic infractions, while doing an ineffective job of enforcing the most dangerous driving behaviors on our most dangerous streets.  "This was a keeper," his mom said Tuesday."If it's a female or if its not a big enough male they have to throw it back."If it's a female or if its not a big enough male they have to throw it back." Cheddar, a rare orange lobster: .