Green Sea Urchins (Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis) in Maine

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Licensing Notes

  • Zone 1 draggers who wish to change their early/late season designation must do so by November 15.
  • Zone 1 divers who wish to change their early/late season designation must do so by August 15.
  • Zone 2 harvesters who wish to change their early/late season designation must do so by August 15.
  • Harvesters who wish to switch zones must apply by July 31. Applications are processed on a first-come, first-served basis. A switch from Zone 1 to Zone 2 is only allowed if there is an applicant who wishes to switch from Zone 2 to Zone 1, and vice versa.
  • Season switching and zone switching applications are available on our licensing page under "Other Forms" (unless the annual deadline has passed).
  • For more information, call the DMR licensing division at 624-6550, option 2.