Another Small Step Forward for Maine's Sea-Run Brook Trout

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Prior to this, federally endangered Atlantic salmon and nonnative brown trout were the only two salmonids listed on the web page noted above.

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Now not only will those fishing in Maine know they could encounter a native brook trout in coastal waters, but if they are interested they can learn a bit about them.

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Special thanks go to ME NFC Chair Emily Bastian, DSF Executive Director and ME NFC Advisory Council member Dwayne Shaw, NFC National Advisory Council member Ben Brunt, artist Joseph Tomelleri; and Chris Uraneck, Sean Ledwin, and Commissioner Pat Keliher from ME DMR for making this happen.