Moorings and Traps: The Role of Conservation in the Maine Lobster Fishery

Year 2012

Creator Jessica Miller


Story type Radio

Town Portland

County Cumberland


With regulations in Maine keeping the lobster population strong, the Maine lobster fishery is actually struggling due to the price of lobster getting lower. Jessica Miller investigates how fishery conservation is impacting the work that lobstermen do, and how an ecosystem imbalance is causing concern for conservationists.

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