Maine Rep. Robert Alley, D-Beals looks to cap Maine scallop harvest

mkMaine’s rebounding scallop fishery is the target of a lawmaker’s plan to put a cap on daily harvesting. Maine Rep. Robert Alley, D-Beals, is proposing a law that would limit scallop harvesters to 90 pounds per day, per person. The proposal is the subject of a public hearing in Augusta on April 1. The state’s meaty scallops are prized in the culinary world and often fetch several dollars more per pound at market than others. Read the rest here 11:12