Legal Notices provide official Director's Declarations, Quota Closure Notices, Permit Conditions, Shellfish Closure Notices for Prohibited Areas, and Emergency Shellfish Closure Notices.
Learn more about the Division of Marine Fisheries (DMF) advisory groups. These groups aid DMF in the fisheries management process.
Local fisheries are managed by multiple levels of government. Read on to learn about the Division of Marine Fisheries' involvement in the fisheries management process.
The Division of Marine Fisheries (DMF) develops and implements marine fisheries regulations in the Commonwealth. We've established the following management policies to clarify certain regulations.