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Emergency Measure Attempting to Save Maine Groundfishing Fleet Gets Mixed Reviews

L.D. 1549,¬†An Act To Provide an Exemption for Incidentally Caught Lobsters, is the next in a long line of legislative¬†initiatives¬†aimed at saving Maine’s groundfishing industry in the face of drastic quota reductions and a dwindling fleet. The bill, which contains … Continue reading

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