Massachusetts General Laws relating to marine fisheries management in the Commonwealth.
Regulations pertaining to marine fisheries management in the Commonwealth (322 CMR).
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Recreational regulations summary tables for finfish, sharks, shellfish, lobster, and crabs with additional information on how to measure your catch.
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Marine Fisheries Regulation Summaries file size 1MB
Summary of marine fisheries laws and regulations by fishery and gear type.
Monthly gear-specific commercial groundfish regulation maps. These maps detail groundfish closures by month in state waters for gillnets, mobile gear, and hook & line gear types.
Policies, procedures, and guidelines.