Maine AgrAbility, a project of University of Maine Cooperative Extension and Alpha One, dedicated to addressing chronic health conditions and disabilities of those in agriculture, also offers resources for fishermen to help address issues affecting their health, well-being and productivity.

Maine FishAbility offers monthly articles and stories about common health issues and resources for those in Maine’s fishing community.

To view the most recent article, “Fishermen and Back Pain,” and the March article, “FishAbility for Maine Fishermen,” visit

For more information, phone Leilani Carlson at 944-1533 or email