UPDATED: ASMFC’s American Eel Management Section cuts Maines Elver Allocation by 18 percent

ASMFC SidebarA number of public comments were made by elver fishermen who spoke in opposition to any reductions before the vote. The Total Allowable Catch (TAC) for the upcoming elver glass eel season will be 9,688 lbs, down from last years TAC of 11,749 lbs.  17:03  UPDATED