Comments for: Maine elver dealer: Season starts late with lower prices, ‘saner’ system

Posted April 22, 2014, at 1:20 p.m.
Last modified April 22, 2014, at 6:05 p.m.

PORTLAND | Maine’s short but lucrative elver fishing season has started slowly, by all accounts, and prices are down dramatically from the 2012 peak of more than $2,000 per pound. But two weeks in, the annual frenzy surrounding the netting, selling and shipping of the translucent baby eels to …

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