Proposed Maine Oyster Farm Sparks Debate

Oyster Farm, stock photo by ## Tom Croke## Most public hearings can cure insomnia, but the proceedings surrounding a proposed oyster farm near Trenton are keeping people up at night.

Chart showing proposed location.

The hearings for a lease on a proposed 50-acre Goose Cove oyster farm have lasted 3 nights, with proceedings going into the early morning 2 of those nights. And the Maine Department of Marine Resources (DMR) is planning a fourth night of testimony, as public interest in the project grows.

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