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How to Support Local Fishermen in Your State

3/27/2020 by US Harbors

As our communities come together during this uncertain time we would like to remind you to directly support as many local businesses as possible. The seafood industry has been hit particularly hard by the global shutdown. In response, many seafood companies have shifted their operations to provide pickup and home… SEE MORE

Maryland Fishing Report.

Maryland Fishing Report Week of March 25th, 2020

3/27/2020 by US Harbors

By Keith Lockwood. Mason Bair went fishing with family and caught this large red-ear sunfish. Photo by Zack Stough A lot of people find themselves with extra time on their hands. We encourage anglers to take advantage of the incredible fishing opportunities Maryland has to offer, provided everyone practices social… SEE MORE

Gov. Mills Waives Requirement for Inland Recreational Fishing License

3/21/2020 by US Harbors

Governor Janet Mills waived the Maine state requirements for recreational fishing licenses when fishing inland waters. The license waivers runs until April 30th, 2020. The waiver does not extend to those who have had their license revoked or suspended. SEE MORE

Why Local Fisheries Matter - With or Without a Global Pandemic

3/18/2020 by US Harbors

By Jessica Hathaway. The topic of food security has been on the mind of forward thinkers for years now, who primarily have focused on access to food as affected by natural disasters. As Covid-19 closes ports, markets and distributors, and social distancing practices threaten the supply chain for goods and… SEE MORE


In light of global health concerns and the widespread cancellations of large gatherings, we recommend that you check directly with the organizer to confirm event status prior to attending.

Upcoming Fishing Events Filter

Cape Cod Commercial Fishermen's Alliance Hooker's Ball XIX

Cape Cod Canal, Buzzards Bay, MA August 1 @ 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Big plans are already under way for the summer event you won't want to miss!  Check back here for more details in the coming months. The Hookers Ball is an annual event that takes place each summer. It is an exceptional evening with fresh-from-the-boat seafood and delicious drinks, fantastic music… SEE MORE

Hawaii Fish and Dive Expo

Honolulu, HI October 24 - October 25

The Hawaii Fish and Dive EXPO brings the best brands in the sport of fishing and diving to Hawaii. Featuring over 100 vendors from diving, fishing, boating, hunting, marine accessories, ocean-related apparel, and other outdoor lifestyle companies offering the best deals for the fall and holiday giving. Some of the… SEE MORE

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