DMR Shellfish Map
An interactive tool for researching shellfish conservation status.
Map data is provided by the Maine Office of Geographic Information with data from the Maine Department of Marine Resources. This data is for informational purposes only. Please check with the Shellfish Warden if you have questions. The Town of Stonington assumes no responsibility and does not guarantee the accuracy of information contained in this data.
Please Note that Public Health Water Classifications (NSSP) depicted on this map are updated on the 1st of every month, but changes in closures may occur on a daily basis. This map may not accurately depict NSSP and municipal shellfish conservation closure boundaries where they adjoin the shoreline. This map may not be used in defense of persons who incur any damages for harvesting shellfish in areas outside the depicted closure boundaries that are actually within the legally defined boundaries of said closure. Please consult the following page for the most accurate and up to date information: Maine Bacterial Closures: Shellfish Pollution Area Inventory with Legal Notices and Maps.
WARNING: Before using information obtained from this web map, special attention should be given to the date and time of the data and products being displayed. Users assume the entire risk related to their use of information. DMR Bureau of Public Health provides such information "as is," and disclaims any and all warranties, whether express or implied, including (without limitation) any implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. In no event will DMR be liable to you or to any third party for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special or exemplary damages or lost profit resulting from any use or misuse of these data.