Maine Lobsterman Catches Triggerfish
July 27, 2012
Lincoln County News: New Harbor lobsterman Dexter Benner hauled in one of his lobster traps July 18 to find an unexpected occupant.
After several days of speculation, Benner and a neighbor were able to identify his bycatch as a gray triggerfish.
Bruce Joule, a marine recreational fisheries group leader with the Dept. of Marine Resources, confirmed their conclusion.
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