Comments for: Maine enacts shellfish closures along most of coast to test for red tide

Posted June 21, 2014, at 7:56 a.m.

ELLSWORTH | In an effort to prioritize the state’s red tide testing program, Maine fishery officials have prohibited harvesting mussels and European oysters along most of the coast between New Hampshire and Canada. The widespread closure does not reflect a large outbreak of red tide, also known as paralytic …

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