Division of Marine Fisheries (DMF)

Division of Marine Fisheries

The Division of Marine Fisheries manages the state’s commercial and recreational saltwater fisheries and oversees other services that support the marine environment and fishing communities.

Address

251 Causeway Street, Suite 400, Boston, MA 02114

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Who we serve

The Division of Marine Fisheries serves the recreational and commercial fishing industry, as well as other interested parties, through research, management, and permitting.

Advisories and Legal Notices

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Seasonal highlights

Recent news & announcements

News

Notice to Fixed Gear Fishermen Regarding November cod IBS Tows  

10/31/2017 Division of Marine Fisheries

We ask that fixed gear fishermen move their gear as we conduct Industry-Based trawl Surveys. DMF provides tow locations and maps to facilitate the movement of fixed gear.

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