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 Spring Trawl Survey
The 2019 Spring Trawl Survey began on May 6th. 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.
Spring Survey Updates through May 19, 2019: