The evidence at the public landing at Port Clyde on the Gulf of Maine is that there are a lot of mackerel in the sea. And a hook with an eel on it will tell you the same in the East River about the striped bass, and a shiny jig about bluefish. But what about the others? The Times has invited specialists who study the matter to comment here. Among those on the good list: haddock, east coast scallops, and Alaska wild salmon - at record levels now.
Tug Seneca, exterior - Ex-harbor tug 15 built in Boston by Electric Boat. Later she was YTL-479, and since 1960 has worked on the Erie Canal as tug Seneca.
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