Comments for: Maine fishermen get their shrimp season, though ‘a nightmare’ for some

Posted Dec. 03, 2012, at 9:54 p.m.
Last modified Dec. 04, 2012, at 12:21 p.m.

PORTLAND | Despite calls to shut down the shrimp fishery in 2013 because of fears it is being overfished, Maine fishermen will have their season — though a very abbreviated one. The catch limit for shrimp trawlers in the Gulf of Maine will be reduced to 625 metric tons …

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