Comments for: Maine scallop fishermen risked livelihoods for conservation, deserve support

Posted Dec. 02, 2012, at 4:30 p.m.

Three years ago, Maine’s scallop fishermen did something special. Acknowledging the severely depleted state of the scallop resource in state waters, they worked with managers to close some of their most important fishing grounds in an attempt to help them recover. This week, those areas will be fished for the …

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