Scoping Session (August 20, 2020) and Comment Period (September 3, 2020) - Pleasant Cove Oyster Farm, LLC

Date: August 20, 2020

Time: 6:00 p.m.

Location: Boothbay Town Hall

Town: 7 Corey Lane, Boothbay, Maine

On August 20, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. at the Boothbay Town Office, 7 Corey Lane, Boothbay, Maine, a public scoping session will be conducted by Pleasant Cove Oyster Farm, LLC on a proposed standard aquaculture lease application for the suspended culture of American oysters on a 6.26 acre site located in Pleasant Cove, Damariscotta River, Boothbay. If the scoping session listed above is postponed, it will be held on August 21, 2020 at the same time and location. Notice of a cancellation will be posted on the Department's website and a notice will be posted at https://www.maine.gov/dmr/index.html under "Meetings."

A scoping session provides an opportunity for the public to learn about a proposed lease and to have an informal discussion with the applicant about the proposal. A copy of the draft application is available on DMR's website at: https://www.maine.gov/dmr/aquaculture/leases/draftstandardapps.html Applications are listed alphabetically.

You can attend the meeting in person or submit written comments on the proposal. The deadline for submitting written comments is 5:00 p.m. on September 3, 2020. All written comments will be forwarded to the applicant for their consideration as they work on their final proposal. A copy of the draft lease application is available on DMR's website at: http://www.maine.gov/dmr/aquaculture/leases/draftstandardapp.html For disability accommodations, contact TTY 711 or Meredith Mendelson at (207) 624-6567 at meredith.mendelson