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Maine's soft-shell clam industry is being ravaged by the European green crab, an invasive species that feeds on clam beds. In response, two University of Southern Maine (USM) alumnae have developed a commercial green crab fishery with the goal of removing the species from the environment and developing a culinary market for them.