News Flash

Posted on: May 12, 2023

Dead Striped Bass (UPDATE)

MES is aware of many dead striped bass in several Falmouth estuaries. The MA Division of Marine Fisheries has been notified and is monitoring the situation. MES will provide updates with any additional information.

UPDATE 5/19/2023:

MA DMF has determined th...

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Harbormaster Reminders
Posted on: April 25, 2023

Inlet Shoaling: Green Pond & Great Pond



Please be advised the department is aware of problem shoaling at the Green Pond and Great Pond Inlets.

Green Pond Inlet: The area between the jetties on the west side of the channel. The shoal begins halfway into the inl...

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Harbormaster Reminders
Posted on: April 5, 2023

Free Boat Shrink Wrap Recycling

Location: Falmouth Waste Management Facility

          458 Thomas B Landers Rd, East Falmouth

Dates: April 1 – June 30, 2023, Tuesday – Saturday,  8:00am to 2:30pm

This free p...

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Harbormaster Reminders
Posted on: January 31, 2023

Animal Control - Dogs on Beaches


Dogs on Beaches

We wish to remind all dog owners of the following by-laws governing dogs in Falmouth:


83-19 Restraining of dogs required:

In accordance with the provisions of MGL C. 140, §§ 173 and 173A, a...

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Harbormaster Reminders
Posted on: May 10, 2022

Vessels on Town Property

Select Board Authority: Town Charter C3-7 (H)

272-1    Vessels on Town Property

  1. Purpose:


To establish a regulation in order to effectively utilize public access to the water over town land by controlling the size and types of vess...

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Harbormaster Reminders
Posted on: October 7, 2022

Beebe Woods Hunting Restriction

Beebe Woods Hunting Restriction


In accordance with the deed restrictions for Beebe Woods which conveyed the property to the Town of Falmouth, hunting is not permitted.

This land is under the management jurisdiction of the Falmouth Conservation Com...

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Harbormaster Reminders