Lobster Life Stages and DMR Surveys

Below are lobster life stages and the surveys used by researchers at each stage to evaluate the resource along the Maine coast. Select a survey for more information.


If interested in requesting data or specimens from any of the above surveys (except for the Inshore Trawl Survey), please complete this form.  Any Inshore Trawl Survey requests for data or specimens should go to the Maine/New Hampshire inshore trawl survey page.