Aquaculture Lease Hearings - Wilson Cove Oysters, LLC and Goose Island Oysters, LLC

Date: July 22, 2019

Time: 5:00 p.m & 7:00 p.m.

Location: Harpswell Coastal Academy, 9 Ash Point Road

Town: Harpswell, ME

The Department of Marine Resources (DMR) is holding two public hearings, on the same evening, to take evidence on two aquaculture lease applications. The applications have been submitted by Wilson Cove Oysters, LLC and Goose Island Oysters, LLC for proposed sites located in Middle Bay, Harpswell for the suspended culture of American/Eastern oysters. The hearings will take place at the Harpswell Coastal Academy, 9 Ash Road, Harpswell, Maine. The hearing for Wilson Cove Oysters, LLC will start at 5:00 p.m. and the hearing for Goose Island Oysters, LLC will start at 7:00 p.m. If either or both of the hearings must be cancelled or need to be continued, the alternate hearing date for both will be July 24, 2019 at the same time and location. Notice of a cancellation will be posted on the DMR's website.

For additional information about the applications and hearings, please follow this link: http://www.maine.gov/dmr/aquaculture/leases/pending/index.html All applications are in alphabetical order.

If you have questions or concerns, please contact: DMRaquaculture@maine.gov.

For disability accommodations, contact Meredith Mendelson at (207) 624-6553 or amy.sinclair@maine.gov; or 877-243-2823, TTY 711