About Us


"The Department of Marine Resources is established to conserve and develop marine and estuarine resources; to conduct and sponsor scientific research; to promote and develop the Maine coastal fishing industries; to advise and cooperate with local, state, and federal officials concerning activities in coastal waters; and to implement, administer, and enforce the laws and regulations necessary for these purposes..."  — Maine Title 12, Chapter 603 §6021.

See the sections below for DMR organization (offices, bureaus, and divisions), contact information and directions, and job and volunteering opportunities.

Organizational Structure

Addresses, Phone Numbers, Staff Listing, and Directions

Employment, Contract, and Volunteer Opportunities at DMR

Historical Department Reports and Other Publications (Downloadable)

DMR is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/H - Reasonable accommodations considered upon request. Contact Amanda Beckwith, Human Resources Manager, NRSC (207-624-6391), or e-mail amanda.beckwith@maine.gov for complaints or accommodation requests.