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The Value of Rockweed is Rising - As Are Tensions Over its Ownership

October 30, 2016 Media Mentions

Gordon Smith is quoted in an October 30 article in the Portland Press Herald entitled "The Value of Rockweed is Rising - As Are Tensions Over its Ownership." As representative to a group of coastal property owners seeking to assert ownership of rockweed "affixed to and growing in the intertidal area" on their properties, and thus prevent commercial harvesters from accessing such rockweed, Gordon provided comments in the article to clarify both his clients' position and the current law in Maine.

Read "The Value of Rockweed is Rising - As Are Tensions Over its Ownership" from the Portland Press Herald.

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