Aquaculture Public Scoping Session - Summit Point LLC

Date: August 31, 2022

Time: 5:30 pm

Location: Long Island Town hall

Town: Long Island, Maine

The Department of Marine Resources has received a draft aquaculture lease application for the following:

Applicant: Summit Point LLC
Culture Type: Suspended culture (gear on bottom and/or suspended)
Species: Marine algae
Town: Long Island
Waterbody, General Description: Casco Bay, North of Cow Island
Lease Size and Term: 6.4 acres, 20 years

If the scoping session listed above is cancelled, an alternate scoping session will be held on September 7, 2022, at the same time and location. Notice of a cancellation will be posted on the Department's website at https://www.maine.gov/dmr/index.html

What is a scoping session?

A scoping session is a meeting where the applicant explains their tentative proposal to members of the public. Its an opportunity for members of the public to provide feedback on the proposal, prior to the applicant submitting a final application and an eventual public hearing. This meeting does not determine whether the proposal will be granted.

How to participate:

You can attend the session or contact the applicant. A copy of the draft lease application, which includes the applicants contact information is available on DMRs website at: http://www.maine.gov/dmr/aquaculture/leases/draftstandardapps.html

For disability accommodations, contact Melissa Macaluso at: (207) 624-6553 or Melissa.Macaluso@maine.gov ; or 877-243-2823, TTY 711