Shellfish Department

 

SHELLFISH CLOSURE LIFTED AS OF JANUARY 8, 2018 SUNRISE

 

Effective as of 12:01 a.m., Friday December 1, 2017

 

Buck's Creek, Mill Creek, Taylor's Pond, Oyster Pond and the tributaries of Champlain Creek have REOPENED to shellfishing

 

Effective as of 12:01 a.m., Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Scallop Season is OPEN

  1. Hours-
    1. COMMERCIAL permit holders ONLY: The taking of scallops is prohibited except one half hour before sunrise until 4:00p.m.
    2. FAMILY permit holders ONLY: The taking of scallops is prohibited except one half hour before sunrise until sunset.
  2. Dredging by all Permit holders shall be from one half hour before sunrise until 4:00p.m.

OYSTER SEASON IS OPEN OCTOBER 1

 

SEASONAL AREA CLOSURES:

 

AS OF JUNE 1, 2017: CLOSED TO THE HARVESTING OF SHELLFISH

  • Muddy Creek

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Renee Gagne Shellfish Constable (508) 945-5184
Rachel Hutchinson Shellfish Propagation (508) 945-5184