ISSUES: Gaspereau will continue up the St. Croix River

Maine lawmakers reject bill to bar alewives from upper St. Croix River Guides and sporting camp owners in the Grand Lake Stream area want to block alewives, for fear that the sea-run fish will harm the important smallmouth bass fishery. … Continue reading

ISSUES: Some Maine Guides are promoting a gaspereau-blocking bill on the International St. Croix River … AGAIN

Somehow, in 1995, a small group with a vested interest in profiting from recreational fishing for the introduced small-mouth bass in the upper lakes sneaked through a bill in the Maine Legislature closing down a fishway on the American on the American side … Continue reading

LAWSUIT GETS RESULTS: Alewives in Maine Make Headway on the St. Croix

Posted: 13 Jul 2012 07:45 AM PDT Pressure is building to reopen the St. Croix River to the alewife, a critical forage fish. Earlier this week the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a letter adopting the recommendations made in our … Continue reading

LAW SUIT: Friends of Merrymeeting Bay to Sue EPA over St. Croix River Alewives

St. Croix River Alewife population has plummeted by over 90 percent RICHMOND, ME– Monday, Friends of Merrymeeting Bay, Doug Watts and Kathleen McGee filed a 60-day Notice of Intent (NOI) to sue the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) under the Clean … Continue reading