Maine's scallop season is about to begin in a time of record high prices for Maine scallops . Meantime, the state has approved a proposal to cut back the number of scalloping days from New Hampshire to Penobscot Bay.
Guests: Skylar Bayer, Ph.D. Candidate, Marine Biology, School of Marine Sciences, UMaine
Trish Cheney, Resource coordinator for scallops, urchins, groundfish permit bank for the Maine Department of Marine Resources
Carla Guenther, Penobscot East Resource Center’s Senior Scientist
Togue Brawn, Owner/President at Maine Dayboat Scallops, Inc.
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