Big changes, worry of lower prices in Maine Elver fishery

Nearly 22% of that quota is assigned to the state’s four Indian tribes, with the largest share going to the Passamaquoddies. The remainder of the quota will be harvested by the 436 licensed, non-tribal fishermen. To manage the fishery, the Maine Department of Marine Resources plans to assign each of the fisherman an individual quota of how many eels they can catch in the season. Read more here  21:29

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.