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:
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#
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, DMRaquaculture@maine.gov
For disability accommodations, contact Melissa Macaluso at:
(207) 624-6553, Melissa.Macaluso@maine.gov; 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.