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Cathy Billings


Lobster Institute, University of Maine

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Publication Date

Summer 2012

Publisher location

University of Maine, Orono, ME

Abstract/ Summary

The Lobster Bulletin newsletter includes research updates, and information on lobsters and the lobster industry. The Lobster Institute at the University of Maine is dedicated to protecting and conserving the lobster resource, and enhancing lobstering as an industry and a way of life.

Headlines in the Summer 2012 issue include:

  • Understanding the Soft Shell Lobster
  • Lobster Institute to Host UMaine Lobster Showcase to Celebrate Its 25th Anniversary
  • New Lobster Mandatory V-Notch Rules In New York Marine Waters
  • Research Report: Effects of Acidification on Juvenile Lobsters Being Studied at UMaine
  • Research Report: Fact Sheet Released on Status of Eutrophication in the Gulf of Maine on Bay of Fundy
  • Maine’s Lobster License Plates Benefit Lobster Research
  • Nutrient Value of Lobster Meat
  • Revitalized Downeast Fisheries Trail Launched

Publisher Statement

The Lobster Institute is a unit of the Maine Agricultural & Forest Experiement Station. A member of the University of Maine System.


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