Battle of the Lobster Trap Trees
Move over, Rockland: It appears the lobstermen of Jonesport and Beals have got your lobster trap tree beat.
Rockland’s lobster trap tree is 35 feet high and contains 152 traps, which was recently filmed by the Discovery Channel, is 40 feet tall and contains 430 traps. A dozen Jonesport area fishermen built their tree with 769 traps. It stands 50 feet tall.
Read more at the Bangor Daily News.