Posted November 16, 2009
OYSTER BUYING STATIONS 2009-2010
The Secretary of Natural Resources announces oyster buying stations for 2009-2010 pursuant to COMAR 08.02.08.02 and Natural Resources Article, §4-1007, Annotated Code of Maryland. Under this authority, harvesters are only permitted to sell oysters harvested from state waters at a designated oyster buying station.
Any fixed place of business which possesses a tidal fish license or a seafood dealers license in accordance with Natural Resources Article, §4-701, Annotated Code of Maryland and a Maryland seafood dealer certification issued by the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH) in accordance with COMAR 10.15.07.01A is an oyster buying station under COMAR 08.02.08.02. The Department will be listing these businesses on the Fisheries Service website at www.dnr.state.md.us/fisheries/.
In addition to any fixed place of business as provided above, the following areas are designated as oyster buying stations. Individuals who are purchasing oysters from harvesters at the following locations will need both the Natural Resources license and the DHMH certification discussed in the previous paragraph.
OYSTER BUYING STATION AREAS -2009
Rock Hall County Wharf, |
Chester River - Long Cove Landing
Love Point Pier-C.J.Langenfelder
Queen Anne’s Marina,|
Wye River Bennett’s Pt.
Landing, Wye Landing,
Parrish Creek- County Wharf
Spa Creek -Market Slip
|Magothy River -Adjacent to Deep Creek Restaurant|
St. Michaels Public Dock|
Tilghman Creek-County Dock
Tilghman-Knapps Narrow and Dogwood Harbor Public Wharf
Bellevue-Tar Creek Public Wharf
Oxford-Town Dock Causeway, Pier Street Marina & Rest.
LaTrappe Creek-Public Wharf and Mouth of Creek|
Secretary County Dock
Taylors Island- County Dock
Hoopers Island-County Dock
Wingate County Dock
Wicomico River- Mill Bar: Bushwood Wharf, Chaptico Wharf, Wicomico Shores Ramp|
Carthagena Creek-Dennis Point Marina and Feldmans Marina
Point Lookout State Park-Boat Ramp Area
Solomons Harbor-Watermans Wharf & Bunky’s Charterboats
Neale Sound-Shymansky’s Pier, Captain John’s Marina
Cape Saint Marys Marina-Docks|
St. Patrick’s Creek
Town Creek-Dixon-Clarks Pier
St. George Creek-Piney Point Landing
White Neck Creek-River Springs Landing
Golden Eye Seafood
Crisfield City Dock|
Deal Island Harbor
GW Hall Seafood
Russell Hall Seafood
Maryland Department of Natural Resources