More On Maine Efforts to Battle Non-Native Fish

February 25, 2007 By: Marshall Cutchin

A recent legislative proposal to add 150 bodies of water to the list of places where live bait fishing is not allowed may be amended to appease bait sellers, according to an article by Sam Cartwright in the Kennebec Journal. “‘It certainly caused quite a stir among bait dealers,’ Rep. Tom Watson, D-Bath, said of his bill, Legislative Document 163, An Act to Prohibit the Use of Non-native Bait Fish.”