Daily Updates of Striped Bass Harvest
In order not to overharvest the striped bass stock of the Chesapeake Bay, Maryland utilizes a quota based harvest management system. Harvest monitoring data by gear type is collected using the following methods:
The harvest estimates illustrated below are based upon daily phone reports from check stations. They are preliminary figures and may change if phone reports are late. These figures are updated as data become available - so check back to this site for updated information! You can also access harvest information 24 hours a day by calling 1-800-999-2800.
Questions or comments should be directed to Chris Jones.
580 Taylor Ave., Annapolis MD 21401
Call toll-free in *Maryland* at 1-877-620-8DNR (8367)
Out of State: 410-260-8DNR (8367)