DMF conducts trawl surveys in state coastal waters. The surveys determine the fish stocks condition and how to manage fisheries and protect fishery resources, among other things. Check back here to see where the trawl survey has been completed.
2019 Fall Trawl Survey
The 2019 Fall Trawl Survey began on September 3rd and was completed on September 25th. Use the links below to review notices, tow areas, view survey progress, and sign-up for text alerts. Thanks to fixed gear fishermen for their cooperation during the survey.
Note: The 2019 Fall Trawl Survey was completed on Wednesday, September 25th.