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Saltwater Marine Fishing Regulations New Hampshire Saltwater Fishing

State of New Hampshire

Christoper T. Sununu, Governor

Glenn Normandeau, Executive Director
New Hampshire Fish and Game Department
11 Hazen Drive • Concord, New Hampshire 03301

Law Enforcement Districts

District 1

Region 1, 629B Main St.
Lancaster, NH 03584
(603) 788-3164
Lt. Wayne T. Saunders

District 2

Region 2, Box 417
New Hampton, NH 03256
(603) 744-5470
Lt. Bradley R. Morse

District 3

Region 2, Box 417
New Hampton, NH 03256
(603) 744-5470
Lt. James E. Kneeland

District 4

Region 4, 15 Ash Brook Court
Keene, NH 03431
(603) 352-9669
Lt. William J. Boudreau

District 5

Fish and Game HQ
11 Hazen Drive
Concord, NH 03301
(603) 271-3361
Lt. Scott F. Lacrosse

District 6

Region 3, 225 Main St.
Durham, NH 03824-4732
(603) 868-1095
Lt. Michael G. Eastman

N.H. Fish & Game Commissioners

The numbers on this page are the home phone numbers of Fish and Game Commissioners. Please use discretion with the timing of your calls. For emergency calls after hours, call N.H. State Police or your local police.
For questions about N.H. fishing laws, call (603) 271-3127.

Belknap County
John W. McGonagle
(603) 524-3134

Carroll County
David L. Patch
Vice Chair
(603) 387-3771

Cheshire County
Robert Phillipson, Jr.
Acting Chair
(603) 352-8336

Coastal
Fred Clews, Jr.
(603) 926-5072

Coos County
Eric G. Stohl
(603) 237-4206

Grafton County
Todd Baldwin
(603) 726-3446

Hillsborough County
Walter Morse
(603) 464-3797

Merrimack County
Vincent Greco
(603) 715-9091

Rockingham County
James W. Ryan
Secretary/Treasurer
(603) 942-8579

Strafford County
Barry Carr
(603) 755-1175

Sullivan County
Thomas H. Hubert
(603) 863-9213

N.H. Fish & Game Telephone Numbers

Law Enforcement

Questions about N.H. fish and game regulations (603) 271-3127

Dispatch (603) 271-3361

Regular Hours: 8 a.m.–5 p.m., Mon.–Fri; 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., Sat. and Sun

Sept. 1 to end of firearm season: Seven days a week, 7 a.m.–7 p.m.

To Report Violations 24 Hours a Day

Operation Game Thief1-800-344-4262

or wildnh.com/ogt

Off Highway Recreational Vehicle (laws/education) (603) 271-3129

N.H. Fish and Game

Headquarters/License Office (603) 271-3421

Executive Director’s Office (603) 271-3511

Inland Fisheries (603) 271-2501

License Agent Accounting/OHRV Registry (603) 271-2743

License Information (603) 271-3421

Marine Fisheries (603) 868-1095

Nuisance Wildlife Questions (603) 223-6832

Public Affairs (603) 271-3211

Wildlife Programs (603) 271-2461

Regional Offices

Region 1: Lancaster (603) 788-3164

Region 2: New Hampton (603) 744-5470

Region 3: Durham (603) 868-1095

Region 4: Keene (603) 352-9669

Coastal Resource Contacts

N.H. Fish and Game Marine Fisheries Division

225 Main St., Durham, NH 03824
Hours: 8 a.m.–4 p.m., Mon.–Fri. (603) 868-1095

Aquaculture

Contact N.H. Fish and Game Department
for rules and statutes (603) 868-1095

Clam Flat Hotline

Current open or closed condition of
Hampton Harbor and other shellfishing areas1-800-43-CLAMS

Maine Marine Resources (Maine Marine Patrol)(207) 633-9595

Marine Mammals, Seals, Porpoises, Whales

Federal regulations prohibit harassment of marine mammals. Stranded or dead mammals should be reported to the
Seacoast Science Center at (603) 997-9448

Massachusetts Marine Fisheries(617) 626-1520

Massachusetts Environmental Police1-800-632-8075

National Marine Fisheries Service (Nmfs) (nero.noaa.gov)

For information on federal regulations and federal permits:
Regulations (978) 281-9315
Permits (978) 281-9370

New Hampshire Dept. Of Environmental Services

Shellfish Program (603) 559-1509

New Hampshire Dept. of Safety—Marine Patrol

Boating regulations (603) 293-2037
Boat registration (603) 227-4000

Portsmouth Harbor Coast Guard

For U.S. Coast Guard information (603) 436-4415

Wildlife Services

Animal Damage Control (603) 223-6832