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Green Crabs & climate change pose threat to Maine shellfish- It’s bigger than Maine. Its from Mass to the Canadian Maritimes FERTILIZER!

One of Maine’s oldest commercial fisheries is in trouble, and the reason appears to be a very aggressive and very hungry predator. “Everything’s disappearing,” says Abden Simmons of Waldoboro, who is a member of the state Shellfish Advisory Board. “The only thing living there is the green crab. So what’s living is being eaten up. Clams, mussels, oysters, everything.” Read [email protected] 18:07