Salt water fishing in Maine is one of the time honored summer traditions of both locals and visitors. Below you will find the most relevant regulations regarding fishing at Fort Foster. Please be aware that it is the responsibility of the individual to be knowledgeable of relevant rules and regulations as they apply to fishing in the State of Maine.
Who needs to register for saltwater fishing in Maine and how to do it.
Periwinkles in the State of Maine
According to the State of Maine regulations on periwinkles, recreational users can harvest up to 2 quarts per day per person without a license for personal use only.
Crabs in the State of Maine
According to the State of Maine regulations on crabs, recreational users can take crabs by hand or with hook and line. The use of traps of any design is illegal.
Lobsters in the State of Maine
The taking and of lobsters by any means, without a Maine lobster license, is illegal and subject to prosecution.