These videos were produced as part of an oral history project carried out by Maine Sea Grant and NOAA Fisheries in the spring of 2014. Funding was provided by NOAA's Preserve America Initiative. All videos were produced by Julia Beaty.
These videos showcase the perspectives of alewife, blueback herring, and elver (juvenile American eel) harvesters in Downeast Maine.
To learn more about the fisheries heritage of Downeast Maine visit www.DowneastFisheriesTrail.org