Public Hearing - Chapter 14 Oysters

Date: June 25, 2018

Time: 2:00 p.m.

Location: DMR Offices, 32 Blossom Lane

Town: Augusta

This proposed rule-making creates a minimum size (2.5 inches) for American oysters, with a 10% tolerance. An exception is provided for aquaculturists who take or possess undersize oysters from their lease or license sites. The proposed rule also establishes a 10% tolerance for European oysters, which already have a minimum size of 3 inches.

A copy of the proposed rule can be found on the DMR website.