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​Soft-shell Clam Population Decline Calls for Cooperation

By Susie Arnold, Jessica Gribbon Joyce and Roger Stephenson

"Mainers likely have heard about the precipitous decline in soft-shell clam landings over the last five years. While the fishery remains the third most valuable fishery in the state at over $12 million, licenses have declined over the last several decades and landings are following suit."

Published by Island Institute's Working Waterfront