News of Maine's Coast and Islands
Of 4,500 commercial lobster licenses in Maine, 200 are now held by women…
Selinger already has 20 customers and has booked shucking gigs for weddings, corporate parties…
Fried and eaten whole there is barely any work for the pleasure.
The Canadian government, conservationists, and fishermen are racing to put in place new measures to prevent ship strikes and fishing gear entanglements...
After withstanding coastal Maine weather for almost 150 years, the Swan’s Island Lighthouse is getting a much-needed facelift.
“We spent four years gathering social data to match the scale of the ecological data.”—Heather Leslie
From hand-hauling lobster traps to selling more than 10 million pounds of bait annually, Jennie Bichrest knows the working waterfront inside out.
Issues facing the lobster industry surrounding access to bait could not have been planned for five years ago.
Rob Snyder, Ph.D.
Two members of The Dark Rose, a pirate club of sorts, which participates in pirate-themed events in places like Damariscotta, Eastport and Fort Knox in Prospect, tied the knot (forgive the pun) on June 30 in Rockport. Photos by Peach Frederick.