Commercial crab boat on the water, photo by Kim Cover

Modest Changes to Crab Harvest

Commercial harvesting will close Nov. 20, and bushel levels for the month of November will be reduced compared to the previous harvest year.

Smith Island, Photo by Paula Brumbley

Smith Island Improvement Project

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has opened a public comment period for an environmental assessment for a navigation improvement project at Rhodes Point.

Splash with woman and 2 children wearing life jackets

Life Jackets for Children

All children under the age of 13 must wear a U.S. Coast Guard approved Personal Flotation Device while underway on a recreational vessel under 21 feet in length.

Governor's Office