Division of Fisheries and Wildlife (MASSWILDLIFE)

Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

MassWildlife is responsible for the conservation of freshwater fish and wildlife in the Commonwealth, including endangered plants and animals. MassWildlife restores, protects, and manages land for wildlife to thrive and for people to enjoy.


1 Rabbit Hill Road, Westborough, MA 01581


8 a.m.– 4:30 p.m., M-F

Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Who we serve

Through the effective management of wildlife and habitat, MassWildlife ensures quality outdoor recreational opportunities for hunters, anglers, and outdoor enthusiasts who enjoy the impressive variety of plants, fish, and wildlife found in Massachusetts. Outdoor skills clinics, wildlife education workshops, presentations, and online resources provide all residents with a greater understanding and appreciation for wildlife conservation. Keep in touch with us  sign up to receive monthly e-newsletters.

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Recent news & announcements


Black bears are active and searching for food: take precautions 

2/27/2018 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Black bears are now active and seeking food. Take precautions that will keep bears wild and out of neighborhoods.


Image credits:  MassWildlife


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