Project contact: Vincent Malkoski

Massachusetts 2012 Compliance Report to the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission - Horseshoe Crab pdf format of 2012_asmfc_hcrab_report file size 1MB  

Horseshoe Crab

To report general spawning horseshoe crab sightings, please contact Vincent Malkoski . To sign up to participate in an official survey, please click on "Survey Coordinators," below, and contact the person coordinating surveys in your area.

2013 Horseshoe Crab Survey

Instructions: Please verify the time of high tide at your survey beach prior to the first survey as there could be a slight deviation from the tide chart

Dates: Day and night high tides will be surveyed on the dates below

  • April 23, 25, 27 (full moon)
  • May 7, 9, 11 (new moon)
  • May 23, 25, 27 (full moon)
  • June 6, 8, 10 (new moon)
  • June 21, 23, 25 (full moon)

Survey Coordinators pdf format of hsc_survey_coordinators.pdf

Compliance Reports

2011 Massachusetts Compliance Report to the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission - Horseshoe Crab pdf format of 2011_asmfc_hcrab_report

2010 Massachusetts Compliance Report to the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission - Horseshoe Crab pdf format of 2010_asmfc_hcrab_report.pdf

2009 Massachusetts Compliance Report to the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission - Horseshoe Crab pdf format of 2009_asmfc_hcrab_report.pdf