Shellfish Harvesting Management
View the daily open/closed status of a particular area.
Area open or closed status and maps illustrating shellfish area classifications may be obtained from SEAS offices 24 hours a day.
1203 Governors Square Boulevard
Tallahassee, Florida 32301
|Western Gulf: 850/236-2200
4408 Dellwood Lane
Panama City Beach, FL 32408
|Big Bend Gulf: 352/543-5181
11350 Southwest 153 rd Court
Cedar Key, FL 32625
1220 E. Prospect Avenue
Melbourne, FL 32901
|Central Gulf: 850/653-8317
350 Carrol Street
Eastpoint, FL 32328
|South Gulf: 941/833-2552
25418 East Marion Avenue
Unit 1 Space A
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
Additional Sources of Information
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC), Bureau of Marine Enforcement (Formerly Florida Marine Patrol) is responsible for enforcement of shellfish regulations. Information on licenses required to engage in commercial harvest, harvest seasons, and gear or bag limits may be obtained from FWC offices.
Cultured Shellfish Are Protected By Law
Chapter 597.0045, Florida Statute
REWARD Up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of individuals unlawfully possessing or harvesting cultured shellfish.
REPORT VIOLATIONS: 1-800-DIAL-869