Waquoit Bay (SC-15)

***Please note: Open shellfishing areas in Waquoit Bay changed effective sunrise November 15, 2023.*** 

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

 

OPEN AREAS IN WAQUOIT BAY: 


The north end mooring field, north of a line drawn from 20 Nichols Road to 234 Metoxit Point Road, is open to shellfishing.


Restrictions: 

The use of Jerk rakes, bull rakes and “T” handle rakes is prohibited on the flat outside of the Moonakis River within 200 feet of the mouth of the river.


CLOSED AREAS IN WAQUOIT BAY: 


The southern section, south of a line drawn from 20 Nichols Road to 234 Metoxit Point Road, is closed to shellfishing.

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