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With major issues facing Maine’s lobster industry, Your membership matters more than ever. Join or renew today.  New members only $200.

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“For the past 62 years the Maine Lobstermen’s Association has advocated for lobstermen from all parts of the Maine coast. Its longevity is due to the men and women who make up its membership. Staying strong and relevant means successfully drawing new members into the association year after year..”
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Current News

MLA No Longer Provides Navigator
Services

Due to recent Federal funding cuts, the Maine Lobstermen’s Association no longer has trained Navigators on staff. However, there are Navigators available statewide. Please see the list below for a local Navigator near you. You may also call the statewide navigator line at 1-855-806-7333.

Maine Navigator Agencies, 2019-2018
Midcoast Maine Community Action (MMCA)
Contact: Melissa Kettell
Navigator based in Bath;call about appointments in Damariscotta or Rockland

(207) 442-7963

The Opportunity Alliance (Cumberland County)

Contact: Kate Albert

Navigator based in Portland.

(207) 523-5045

Penquis (Penobscot & Piscataquis Counties)

Contact: Teri Cucinotti

Navigator based in Bangor.

(207) 973-3645

Waldo Community Action Partners (WCAP)

Contact: Penny Peaslee

Navigator based in Belfast.

(207) 338-6809

York County Community Action Corporation (YCCAC)

Contact: Robin Bibber*

Navigators based in Sanford and Springvale. Call about appointments

 in Biddeford and Kittery.

(800) 965-5762

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Events

Oct
21
Sun
Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission fall meeting @ The Roosevelt Hotel
Oct 21 – Oct 25 all-day
Oct
24
Wed
NEFMC Scallop Committee Meeting @ Hilton Garden Inn Logan Airport, Boston, MA
Oct 24 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Oct
26
Fri
Maine Center for Coastal Fisheries: Lunch & Learn: Why give a dam(n)? @ MCCF Office
Oct 26 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Nov
1
Thu
Gulf of Maine Research Institute Lunch & Learn @ Gulf of Maine Research Institute
Nov 1 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Nov
14
Wed
MLA Board of Directors Meeting @ Darbys Restaurant
Nov 14 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

**The November meeting will take place upstairs at Darby’s.**

The monthly meeting of the the MLA Board of Directors. For more information or to attend,  call 967-4555.

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