Maryland DNR

Fishing Regulations Icon Maryland Fishing

Larry Hogan, Governor

Mark Belton, Secretary

Maryland Department of Natural Resources Fishing and Boating Services
Tawes State Office Building
580 Taylor Avenue, B-2
Annapolis, MD 21401-2352

Sport Fisheries Advisory Commission

This commission is comprised of individuals from across the state who represent the interests of various recreational fishing constituencies. The meeting schedule, agenda, summaries of past meetings, member affiliations and contact information are online at dnr.maryland.gov/fisheries.


Mr. Micah Dammeyer
Nontidal/Tidal Fisheries Freshwater Guide

Ms. Beverly Fleming
Marine Fisheries,
Assateague Mobile Sportsfishing Association

Mr. Sewell Frey
Aquaculture Industry

Mr. James Gracie
Nontidal Fisheries, Mid-Atlantic Council of Trout Unlimited

Captain Phil Langley
Maryland Charter Boat Association

Mr. Scott Lenox
Coastal / Marine Fisheries

Mr. Valentine Lynch
Marine Fisheries, Ocean City Marlin Club

Dr. Raymond P. Morgan II
Nontidal Fisheries Western MD

Mr. John Neely
Nontidal Coldwater/Tidal Fisheries

Mr. Charles Nemphos
Tidal Fisheries, Outdoors Retail

Captain Edward O’Brien
Tidal/Marine Fisheries, Maryland Charter Boat Association

Mr. David Sikorski
Tidal Fisheries, Coastal Conservation Association

Mr. David M. Sutherland
Marine Conservation and Economics

Mr. Roger Trageser
Black Bass Fisheries, Maryland Bass Nation

Mr. James Wommack
Tidal/Marine Fisheries

Maryland Saltwater Sportfiishing Association

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