Scallop council rejects state agency’s recommendation, urges longer season

BREWER, Maine — A divided state scallop advisory council ignored the recommendations of dmr com keliher with the Maine Department of Marine Resources and proposed the same number of fishing days for next season. Justin Boyce, a scallop dragger from Stonington, which is in Zone 2, who serves as vice chairman of the council, was critical of the department’s recommendations. Read more here 07:30