Department of Marine Resources Contact Information

Our main office is in the Marquardt Building at 32 Blossom Lane in Augusta, at (207) 624-6550.

The Department has offices in five locations. For more detail on who and what can be found at each, and for directions, mailing addresses, and phone numbers, see the table below.

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Location What's There, and Directions Mailing Address Phone
Area Code 207
Augusta Augusta main office
32 Blossom Lane
Main office, commissioner's office, licensing, Marine Patrol chief's office.
Main office directions
Department of Marine Resources
21 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0021
624-6550
fax:624-6024
TTY: Maine Relay 711
Patrol: 624-6571
West Boothbay Harbor Boothbay Harbor lab and aquarium from air
194 McKown Point Rd
Bureau of Marine Science and Bureau of Public Health offices, laboratories, Maine State Aquarium, Burnt Island Lighthouse, and Marine Patrol Division I office.
Boothbay Harbor directions
Department of Marine Resources
PO Box 8
West Boothbay Harbor, ME 04575-0008
633-9500
fax: 633-9579
TTY:633-9500
Patrol: 633-9595
Lamoine Lamoine office and lab
Lamoine State Park
Bureau of Public Health offices, laboratory, and Marine Patrol Division II office.
Lamoine directions
Department of Marine Resources
22 Coaling Station Lane
Lamoine, ME 04605
Public Health: 667-5654
fax: 664-0592
Patrol: 667-3373
Patrol fax: 667-3972
Bangor Bangor office
650 State Street
Division of Sea-Run Fisheries and Habitat regional office.
Bangor directions
Department of Marine Resources
650 State Street
Bangor, Maine 04401
941-4449
fax: 941-4443
Jonesboro Jonesboro office
317 Whitneyville Rd
Division of Sea-Run Fisheries and Habitat downeast regional office.
Jonesboro directions
Department of Marine Resources
PO Box 178
Jonesboro, Maine 04648
434-5921
fax: 434-5923

For Marine Emergencies During Non-Business Hours, Contact the Maine State Police at:

  • 1-800-228-0857 – New Hampshire border to Brunswick
  • 1-800-452-4664 – Boothbay, Augusta, Midcoast (Bath to Camden)
  • 1-800-432-7381 – Penobscot Bay to Canadian border (Belfast to Eastport)

Marine Animal Reporting Hotline 1-800-532-9551
To report a live, dead, stranded, or entangled whale, dolphin, porpoise, seal, or sea turtle.

Red Tide and Shellfish Sanitation Hotline 1-800-232-4733 or 207-624-7727
To check on current closures.

Open Hours:

  • Offices are open 8am - 4:30pm, Monday to Friday, except state holidays.
  • See the Maine State Aquarium visitor info page for aquarium open hours.
  • Marine Patrol officers are on duty after hours, and during holidays and weekends, and can be contacted then via the Maine State Police numbers above.

DMR Webmaster margaret.hunter@maine.gov

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