Division of Marine Fisheries Martha's Vineyard Office


John T. Hughes Hatchery and Research Facility
51 Shirley Avenue, Oak Bluffs, MA 02557


John T. Hughes Hatchery and Research Facility (508) 693-0060
Recreational Fisheries Office (508) 693-4372

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Our Martha's Vineyard office focuses on lobster and fisheries studies. This building is also home to the John T. Hughes Hatchery and Research Facility.


Monday - Friday: 8:00 am-4:00 pm

Monday - Friday: 8:45 am-4:45 pm


Parking is readily available next to the building.

More info

From the Vineyard Haven ferry dock, take a left onto Water Street. At the stop sign, take a left on Beach Rd. and proceed over the drawbridge to Oak Bluffs. Bear to the right at Eastville Avenue and take another right at County Road. Take a right on Shirley Avenue and the Field Station is located at the end of the road. 


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