Important New England Scallop Ground To Be Closed 11 Months

April 26, 2019 Associated Press

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says its closure will apply to the northern Gulf of Maine area. The closure goes into effect on Thursday and is scheduled to last until March 31, 2020.

Maine Shutting Down Productive Scallop Ground for Season

January 31, 2019 Associated Press

Maine fishing regulators are shutting down some of the most fertile scallop fishing grounds in the state to help keep the shellfish’s population healthy.