Comments for: Maine closes more scallop fishing areas

Posted Jan. 19, 2013, at 5:19 a.m.
Last modified Jan. 22, 2013, at 9:44 a.m.

ELLSWORTH | Due to declines in the number of harvestable scallops, the Maine Department of Marine Resources has closed three more fishing areas along the coast. In a statement released Friday evening, the department indicated it was immediately closing scallop fishing grounds at the mouth of the Damariscotta River, …

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