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A New Era Begins

Like many other state fish and wildlife agencies, the DFW is going fully “electronic” in 2012. This means that all licenses, stamps, and permits will be obtained electronically, through an online computer.

A New Era Begins

Page Through the Digital Edition

Read the entire 2012 Massachusetts Fish & Wildlife Regulations Guide online! Our unique digital edition allows you to page through the entire guide, just as if you were reading the magazine.  The table of contents, URL’s and ads are all clickable and will take you right to the website.

Page Through the Digital Edition

Freshwater Fishing

Learn everything you’ll need to know before heading out on a day of freshwater fishing such as open seasons, daily creel, to minimum lengths and more!

Freshwater Fishing

Hunting, Freshwater Fishing & Trapping Licenses

Licenses are valid from January 1 through December 31 (except for limited term licenses). Licenses, stamps and permits may be purchased on-line at www.mass.gov/masswildlife. Licenses are also issued by some city and town clerks, all DFW offices and other selected outlets.

Hunting, Freshwater Fishing & Trapping Licenses

Massachusetts Fish & Wildlife

Digital Edition Click through an interactive version of the regulation guide. Turn the pages just as you would the real thing.
PDF Download The entire guide is also available as a PDF download for offline viewing.


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