Aquaculture Public Hearing - Ezra Johnson, Daniel Johnson, Lincoln Johnson, and Caleb MacDonald

Date: June 6, 2023

Time: 12:30 p.m.

Location: Swan's Island Town Office, 125 Harbor Road

Town: Swan's Island

The Department of Marine Resources (DMR) is holding a public hearing on the proposal listed below.  The hearing will be held in-person with a remote option.

Applicant Name: Ezra Johnson, Daniel Johnson, Lincoln Johnson, and Caleb MacDonald

Application Type: Experimental Lease

Culture Type: Suspended Culture of Shellfish

Location: Burnt Coat Harbor, Swan’s Island

Acreage and Term Requested: 1.6 Acres for 3 years

The public hearing on this application has been scheduled as follows:

In Person

June 6, 12:30 pm

Swan’s Island Town Office

125 Harbor Road

Swan’s Island, ME


Or call in (audio only)

+1 207-209-4724,,595811126#   United States, Portland

Phone Conference ID: 595 811 126#

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If the hearing listed above is postponed or continued, an alternate public hearing will be held on June 12 at the same time and location.  Notice of a postponement or a continuance will be posted on DMR’s website.

INFORMATION ON DMR WEBSITE:  A copy of the application materials are posted to DMR’s aquaculture webpage under ‘Maine Aquaculture Leases and LPAs.’

Address questions to: ME DMR, (207) 624-6573,

For disability accommodations, contact Melissa Macaluso at:

(207) 624-6553,; or 877-243-2823, TTY 711

RELEVANT AUTHORITY:  The rules governing the leasing program are found in Chapter 2 of DMR regulations.  The statutory provisions are: 5 M.R.S.A. §9051 et seq. & 12 M.R.S.A. §6072(1) et seq., & 12 M.R.S.A. §6072-A(1) et seq.