we persevere.
working together to create a sustainable and vibrant fishing future for Maine 

The Maine Coast Fishermen's Association works to enhance the sustainability of Maine’s fisheries by advocating for the needs of community-based fishermen and the environmental restoration of the Gulf of Maine.

News and Updates

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One Fathom

Maine Coast Fishermen's Association is partnering with Loyal Citizen Clothing to produce this limited edition t-shirt. 

The money raised will be going towards MCFA's efforts to continue to support Maine fishermen as we navigate the pandemic. 

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COVID Fishermen's Resource

MCFA has cultivated a list of resources to help fishermen through the pandemic and economic crisis.

F/V Hayley Ann

Sea Bag

This past January, MCFA lost our Chairman and friend, Joe Nickerson, when his boat, the Hayley Ann, sank at sea.

For Father's Day, Joe's daughter, Hayley Brown, worked with MCFA and Sea Bags to create the beautiful F/V Hayley Ann Sea Bag to support MCFA and honor the legacy of her father.  

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The Fishermen's Association

Rebuilding Gulf of Maine fisheries, preserving access for Maine fishermen, and advancing innovative projects to support future generations


Projects & Programs

Building solutions to the problems of today and tomorrow through advocacy, education, research, and collaboration 

Maine Coast Community Sector

Leases, allocation, and member information

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An industry-based nonprofit that identifies and fosters ways to restore the fisheries of the Gulf of Maine and sustain Maine's fishing communities for future generations. 

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14 Maine Street, Suite 412 G/H, Box 40

Brunswick, ME 04011

Call us: 207-956-0752

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