Join us at the 2020 Maine Fishermen’s Forum!
We hope to see everyone at the Forum. Our Annual meeting will take place on Saturday morning (details below) and we will have a booth on both Friday and Saturday. Come say hello and tell us about your River Herring restoration work, how your River Herring Harvest is going or anything else you want to share about River Herring. See you there!
Annual Meeting at the Maine Fisherman’s Forum
March 7th 2020, 10:30am – 12:00pm, At the Golf Club at the Samoset Resort
10:30am Alewife Harvesters of Maine Business Meeting,
Treasurer’s Report and board members introduction
10:40am The Road to 50 Million Alewives!
Three organizations will present on some of the progress made to restore river herring to Maine’s coast in 2019.
Landis Hudson, Maine Rivers
Brett Ciccotelli, Downeast Salmon Federation
Nate Gray, Department of Marine Resources, on behalf of the Alewife Interaction Committee
11:25am Department of Marine Resources update
Updates on any Federal or State rule changes, restoration projects from 2019 and Department priorities looking forward in 2020.