Aquaculture Public Scoping Session - Keith Miller & Ryan Miller

Date: September 19, 2023

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Location: St. George Town Office, 3 School Street

Town: Tenants Harbor

The applicants listed below have scheduled a scoping session on two draft standard lease proposals.

Applicants: Keith and Ryan Miller

Culture Type: Suspended culture

Species: Marine algae

Town: St. George

Application 1: Southeast of Elwell Island, Wheeler Bay, 12.8 acres, 20 years

Application 2: West of Norton Island, Rackliff Bay, 11.1 acres, 20 years

If the scoping session listed above is cancelled, an alternate scoping session will be held on September 21, 2023, at the same time and location.  Notice of a cancellation will be posted on the Department’s website under ‘Meetings and Events.’

What is a scoping session?

The applicants listed above have applied to the Maine Department of Marine Resources (DMR) for two standard lease sites. At the scoping session, the applicants will explain their tentative proposals to members of the public. It’s an opportunity for members of the public to provide feedback on the proposals, prior to the applicants submitting final applications and an eventual public hearing. This meeting does not determine whether the proposals will be granted.

 How to participate:

You can attend the session or contact the applicant. A copy of the draft lease applications, which include the applicant’s contact information is available on DMR’s website under ‘Maine Aquaculture Leases and LPAs.’ Questions about the leasing process may be sent to:


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