So much intense effort on the unsteady ocean is gone through to make sure we can enjoy some pan seared beauties at some fancy restaurant. A good attitude and a sense of humor is essential. No lack of that with these guys!
This latest episode of Maine's From Away reminds us that there are some crazy bastids (and you know, we say that with love) out there draggin' for scallops in the brutal cold. Meet Erik Waterman Captain of the N/V Sea Star outta Spruce Head. Eric and his crew do all kinds of commercial fishing on the coast of Maine throughout the year.
Great news for all you anglers out there. The Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife has opened the Open Water fishing season in Maine two weeks early. Above normal temperatures and the lack of ice made this possible.
According to the Maine IF&W:
The early open water fishing season does not apply to waters with special season opening dates starting after April 1, 2016. Th...