Maine Seafood Guide
The sea has provided food and a way of life to Maine people for centuries. Today, Maine seafood is a half-billion dollar industry that supports fishing families, working waterfronts, local economies, and our heritage. This is your guide to Gulf of Maine fish and shellfish available from Maine markets, purveyors, and restaurants. Select a species of interest to learn more and find out:
- When is it in season?
- How and where is it fished?
- Can I catch it myself?
- What are the health benefits and risks?
- What do I look for when choosing, buying, and preparing?