Winter Flounder, photo New England Boating, Tom Richardson.

Winter Flounder, photo New England Boating, Tom Richardson.

Bangor Daily News: Forty-five students from 7 of Maine’s coastal high schools have been tasked with solving a unique challenge:

What do fishermen need to do to make winter flounder a viable fishery in Maine?

The students, some of whom are already fishermen and others who plan to be, are nearly halfway through a year-long course called the Eastern Maine Skippers Program created by educators from Deer Isle-Stonington High School and the Penobscot East Resource Center.

Read more about the Maine students studying the viability of a winter flounder fishery.


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