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Accepting Applications: Sport Fisheries and Tidal Fisheries Advisory Commissions

Applications to the Maryland Sport Fisheries Advisory Commission (recreational fisheries) and Tidal Fisheries Advisory Commission (commercial fisheries) are currently being accepted. If you are interested in serving or if you know of someone that may be interested, application instructions including a link to the application may be found online.

The commissioners are appointed by the governor and they advise the department’s Director of Fishing and Boating Services on all matters brought to the commissions.

Membership is composed of individuals from across the state that represent the interests of various fisheries-related constituencies and stakeholders. Meetings are currently held on a quarterly basis.

Please apply by May 22, 2023 for consideration.

For inquiries about the commissions please contact Paul Genovese. For inquiries on the application itself, please contact the Governor’s Appointment Office.

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