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Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Deval L. Patrick, Governor

Executive office of energy & environmental affairs

Richard K. Sullivan Jr., Secretary

Department of fish and game

Mary B. Griffin, Commissioner

Division of fisheries & wildlife

Wayne F. Maccallum, Director

Fisheries & Wildlife Board

George L. Darey, Chair (Lenox)

Fred Winthrop (Ipswich)

John F. Creedon, Esq. (Brockton)

Joseph S. Larson, Ph.D. (Pelham)

Bonita J. Booth (Spencer)

Michael P. Roche (Orange)

Brandi Van Roo, Ph.D. (Douglas)

Natural heritage & endangered species advisory committee

Kathleen S. Anderson, Chair (Middleborough)

Marilyn J. Flor (Rockport)

Joseph S. Larson, Ph.D. (Pelham)

Mark Mello (South Dartmouth)

Glenn Motzkin (Shutesbury)

Thomas J. Rawinski (Oakham)

Jonathan A. Shaw (Sandwich)

Associate members

William E. Brumback (Framingham)

Andy Finton (Boston)

Timothy Flanagan (Lenox)

Wayne R. Petersen (Hanson)

Mark Pokras (North Grafton)

Bryan Windmiller (Concord)


Regulations in red are new this year.

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