Waquoit Bay (SC-15)

Please note: Waquoit Bay opens to shellfishing on May 1, 2021.

Open with restrictions: The use of Jerk rakes, bull rakes and “T” handle rakes is prohibited on the flat outside of the Moonakis River.

Falmouth permits may be used on the Mashpee side of the bay.


CLOSED AREAS IN WAQUOIT BAY effective May 1, 2021 : 
The north end mooring field, north of a line drawn from 20 Nichols Road to 234 Metoxit Point Road, is closed to shellfishing. Please see map below.

Waquoit Bay May 1st Open Shellfishing Areas Map