Summary of Essential Fish Habitat (EFH) Designations

Name of Estuary/ Bay/ River: Kennebec / Androscoggin Rivers, Maine

 

10 x 10 latitude and longitude squares included in this bay or estuary or river (southeast corner boundaries):

4350/6950; 4350/6940; 4340/6940

 

Species

Eggs

Larvae

Juveniles

Adults

Spawning Adults

Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar)

F

F

F,M,S

F,M,S

F

Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua)

   

S

S

 

haddock (Melanogrammus aeglefinus)

         

pollock (Pollachius virens)

   

M,S

   

whiting (Merluccius bilinearis)

   

M,S

M,S

 

offshore hake (Merluccius albidus)

         

red hake (Urophycis chuss)

   

M,S

M,S

 

white hake (Urophycis tenuis)

   

M,S

M,S

 

redfish (Sebastes fasciatus)

n/a

       

witch flounder (Glyptocephalus cynoglossus)

         

winter flounder (Pleuronectes americanus)

M,S

M,S

M,S

M,S

M,S

yellowtail flounder (Pleuronectes ferruginea)

S

S

     

windowpane flounder (Scopthalmus aquosus)

M,S

M,S

M,S

M,S

M,S

American plaice (Hippoglossoides platessoides)

S

S

M,S

S

S

ocean pout (Macrozoarces americanus)

S

S

S

S

S

Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus)

S

S

S

S

S

Atlantic sea scallop (Placopecten magellanicus)

         

Atlantic sea herring (Clupea harengus)

 

M,S

M,S

M,S

 

monkfish (Lophius americanus)

         

bluefish (Pomatomus saltatrix)

   

M,S

M,S

 

long finned squid (Loligo pealei)

n/a

n/a

     

short finned squid (Illex illecebrosus)

n/a

n/a

     

Atlantic butterfish (Peprilus triacanthus)

         

Atlantic mackerel (Scomber scombrus)

   

M,S

M,S

 

summer flounder (Paralicthys dentatus)

         

scup (Stenotomus chrysops)

         

black sea bass (Centropristus striata)

         

surf clam (Spisula solidissima)

n/a

n/a

     

ocean quahog (Artica islandica)

n/a

n/a

     

spiny dogfish (Squalus acanthias)

n/a

n/a

     

tilefish (Lopholatilus chamaeleonticeps)