Maine Seeks to Revive Struggling Urchin Fishery

Sample dredged from seabed containing sea urchins. Whiting Bay, ME. Photo USGS: K. Kelly (Maine DMR), Sam Truesdell (UMaine).
Sample dredged from seabed containing sea urchins. Whiting Bay, ME. Photo USGS: K. Kelly (Maine DMR), Sam Truesdell (UMaine).

Kennebec Journal: Maine lawmakers are examining ways to hasten the recovery of Maine’s long-struggling sea urchin fishery.

Members of Maine’s Marine Resources Committee are reviewing a bill carried over from last session that some say could help the fishery rebound.

Read more about Maine’s attempt to revive the sea urchin fishery.