The aquaculture application is for a 3.5-acre lease for Great Cove on the east side of Bartlett Island. The applicant proposes to grow mussels on ropes suspended beneath polar circles. This is an expansion for the company that has a lease on the east side of Hardwood Island. The public hearing will be on November 19th at 5pm in the Mt. Desert Town Hall in Mount Desert on 21 Sea Street.