Harvester Conservation & Licenses

Harvester Conservation & Licenses

Shellfish License Information (Follow Links Below)

Commercial License Time Line

Resident Commercial License Letter of Intent fillable form

Non Resident Commercial License Letter of Intent fillable form

Resident Student Application
Nonresident Student Application

Recreational License Sales

A LIST OF HARVESTER CONSERVATION DATES IS LOCATED AT THE BOTTOM OF THE PAGE:

A licensed commercial shellfish harvester must obtain a total of twenty (20) conservation credit points between May 1 and February 15 in order to remain eligible to obtain a license for the next licensing year.

Participation in any of the following activities results in the granting of conservation credit as specified:

Participation in any one (1) of the following activities shall deem a harvester eligible to receive two (2) conservation credit points per event attended:

a.         Documented attendance at a Brunswick Marine Resource Committee meeting or Brunswick Marine Resource Committee public hearing.

b.         Documented attendance at a regional or state shellfish committee meeting.

c.         Documented attendance at a shellfish conference (i.e. Fisherman’s Forum).

Participation in any one (1) of the following activities shall deem a harvester eligible to receive five (5) conservation credit points per event attended:

a.         Participation in a Brunswick Marine Resource Committee sponsored shellfish reseeding project or green crab trapping program.

b.         Participation in a Brunswick Marine Resource Committee sponsored experimental shellfish enhancement project.

c.         Participation in Town of Brunswick shellfish surveys.

d.         Participation in Town of Brunswick water quality monitoring event.

e.         Participation in an organized coastal or environmental remeadiation along within the Town of Brunswick.

f.          Participation in non-point pollution identification or pollution abatement projects within the Town of Brunswick.


CONSERVATION DATES WILL BE ANNOUNCED IN THE SPRING 2016