Maryland's Commercial Fisheries Landings

Welcome To Maryland's Commercial Fisheries Annual Landings Data Set

The entire contents of this site (commercial fisheries landings) is an archive and no longer maintained. Web links and email addresses may no longer be correct. A current point of contact is (as of December 2016).

Select desired fishery from the following drop-down list. In addition to statewide landings for all listed species, the three major fisheries, Blue Crab, Oyster and Striped Bass, can also be obtained by area.

* All landings data are presented as annual (calendar year) pounds to conform with federal reporting standards. In addition to pounds by calendar year, oyster data can also be viewed by number of bushels per harvest year.

The content and data housed within the Maryland Commercial Fisheries Landings Project is due to the efforts of several people. If you have any questions about a particular section, please direct your email(s) to one of the following persons:

General Design and Content: Paul Genovese at
Annual Landings Data: Connie Lewis At
Historical Literature, Laws and Regulations: Mitch Tarnowski at

Project Acknowledgements

Last Update: AUG-2005