Comments for: Maine Department of Marine Resources contests federal shrimp gear mandate

Posted Jan. 11, 2012, at 6:47 p.m.
Last modified Jan. 12, 2012, at 8:10 a.m.

ELLSWORTH | Though they already face reduced catch limits and fewer fishing days, some Maine shrimp fishermen might also have to use certain gear modifications when they trawl for the crustacean, according to officials. But Patrick Keliher, acting commissioner of Maine’s Department of Marine Resources, said Wednesday that he …

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