Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 130

Massachusetts General Laws relating to marine fisheries management in the Commonwealth. 

Marine Fisheries Regulations (322 CMR)

Regulations pertaining to marine fisheries management in the Commonwealth (322 CMR). 

Commercial Regulations Tables

Commercial regulations summary tables for finfish, shellfish & seaworms, and lobster & crabs. 
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Although every attempt has been made to keep this copy of 322 CMR accurate and up to date, this is an “unofficial” copy. The official copy is maintained by the Secretary of State and may be purchased from the state bookstore. For more information on ordering a copy of 322 CMR go to http://www.sec.state.ma.us/

Recreational Regulations Tables

Recreational regulations summary tables for finfish, sharks, shellfish, lobster, and crabs with additional information on how to measure your catch. 
Click here for Printable Version of Recreational Finfish Regulations

Although every attempt has been made to keep this copy of 322 CMR accurate and up to date, this is an “unofficial” copy. The official copy is maintained by the Secretary of State and may be purchased from the state bookstore. For more information on ordering a copy of 322 CMR go to http://www.sec.state.ma.us/

Policy and Fisheries Management

Policies, procedures, and guidelines.