January 21, 2018
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Groundfishermen want to land lobster bycatch in Maine

By Troy R. Bennett, BDN Staff

Marty Odlin of South Portland is the shore engineer for his family’s three groundfishing boats. He thinks if groundfishermen were allowed to sell their lobster bycatch in Maine, they wouldn’t sell their fish in Massachusetts. “People groundfish up here,” he said, “they just sell their fish in Gloucester.”

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