Florida Keys News - Key West Citizen
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
No homes for lobsters
Habitat removal halfway complete

Federal fishery managers are more than halfway through with the removal of hundreds of illegal spiny lobster habitat, called casitas or condo, from the seafloor off the lower Florida Keys.

The removal effort is the largest to date.

The biggest lobster condo removed so far was a mega casita made out of 30 slabs of concrete and housed dozens of lobsters.

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