New Aquaculture Rules Proposed in Mattapoisett, MA
November 8, 2011
Sippican Week: Town Selectmen in Mattapoisett, Massachusetts, are putting finishing touches on proposed aquaculture rules and regulations. But it’s at the Town Meeting where 2 big decisions on the future of aquaculture in town will be made.
One of the articles, led by resident George Randall, would prohibit aquaculture in Mattapoisett coastal waters. A second, submitted by Selectmen, would ask the town to petition for a $175 increase in acreage fees.