Author Archives: Bebe Moulton

DMR Sends Rockweed Proposal to Joint Standing Committee on Marine Resources

This new proposal would include rockweed harvesting in all of Maine.  At this time, only Cobscook Bay is regulated.  Included in the proposal are a 16 inch minimum cutting height above the attachment area; establishment of sectors giving harvesters exclusive rights; harvest to be limited to 17% of the biomass annually. To read the fullContinue Reading