Maine May Be Next to Ban Felt

March 3, 2011 By: Marshall Cutchin

Downeast.com’s George Smith reported yesterday that Maine’s Natural Resources Committee hosted a hearing Tuesday on a bill that could very likely result in a ban on felt-soled waders in Maine. “LD 252, An Act to Amend the Laws Governing Aquatic Nuisance Species, is sponsored by Representative Jane Eberle, an environmental leader who has focused a great deal of attention on the problem of invasive plants and fish during her tenure in the legislature.”