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2014 Maine Elver Season Delayed by Emergency Rulemaking

The Maine Department of Marine Resources (DMR) today officially delayed the start of the 2014 elver harvesting season by emergency rule-making. Elvers, which are an early life stage of the American eel, are big money in Maine, with prices skyrocketing … Continue reading

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Chair of Marine Resources Committee Commits to Making Science-Based Decisions

Senator Christopher K. Johnson (D-Lincoln) committed to making good, science-based decisions when it comes to the State of Maine’s marine resources. The Senator, who chairs the Legislature’s Joint Standing Committee on┬áMarine Resources, spoke yesterday during a Q & A session … Continue reading

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