More Closures for Maine Scallop Fishery

More Closures for Maine Scallop Fishery
Measuring the Haul, Photo/ Maine Dayboat Scallops, Inc.

PressHerald.com: Maine regulators want to shut down several waterways to scallop fishing in the upcoming season as they continue attempts to rebuild the fishery.

The news comes as Maine’s Department of Marine Resources is warning fishermen that the coming season will likely include emergency closures depending on the amount of scallops harvested. The season runs from December to April.

Read about likely closures facing Maine’s scallop fishery.