Dr. Brian Beal explains the connection between dwindling commercial supplies of clams, increased prices, and loss of market share for one of Maine's most important fisheries.
The Ellsworth American covered Downeast Institute's research into the feasibility of growing scallops in lobster pounds in an effort to find culture methods that protect them from predators while [...]
Fishermen’s Voice January 2020 Vol. 25, No. 1 By Sarah Craighead Dedmon Source: https://www.fishermensvoice.com/202001SunriseCountySummitTalksResilientAdaptive Fisheries.html
In May of 2019, DEI scientists deployed studies across the Maine coast to determine if the traditional practice of brushing works to increase soft-shell clam populations, the first time [...]