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Bureau of Aquaculture
 

                          Shellfish Area Contacts, Status Hotlines, and Maps

Town

Click link below to be directed to the town's shellfish webpage

 

 

Phone Number

Call to check status of shellfish beds

 

Map

Click link below to view or download PDF of shellfish area map

 

Branford  203-315-0678       Branford Recreational Map -PDF

Clinton

860-664-6444

Clinton Rec Map pg1   Clinton Rec Map pg2

Darien

203-838-9807

Darien Recreational Map - PDF

Fairfield

203-256-3074

Fairfield Recreational Beds - PDF

Greenwich

203-622-7777

Greenwich Recreational Map - PDF

Groton

860-441-6793

Groton Recreational Map - PDF

Guilford

203-453-8088

Guilford Recreational Map - PDF

Madison

203-245-5600

Madison Recreational Beds - PDF

Milford

203-874-0696

Milford Recreational East - PDF

Milford Recreational West - PDF

Norwalk

203-838-9807

Norwalk Recreational Beds - PDF

Stonington

860-599-7575

Stonington Recreational Beds - PDF

Waterford and East

Lyme viae-townhall

860-444-5812

Waterford and East Lyme Recreational Beds

Westport

203-838-9807

Westport Recreational Beds - PDF


 




















Ledgelight Health District:  Shellfish Area Status Waterford, East Lyme, Groton


Harvest Limits
 Recreational shellfishing harvest limits vary on a town-by-town basis.  Please contact the Town where you wish to shellfish for further information. 2020 Guide to Shellfishing Along the Coast of Connecticut  Connecticut Sea Grant can also be of assistance to recreational shellfishermen.  Each year a gathering of Shellfish Commissioners is held In January at the Sound School Regional Aquaculture Center, 7 Sea Street, New Haven. Organized by the Connecticut Sea Grant, this event brings together member of municipal shellfish and harbor commissions members and state managers to discuss issues related to shellfisheries and natural resource management.  For more information, please contact Connecticut Sea Grant.