Shellfish Advisory Board Meeting - Hybrid -

Event Date: 
Tuesday, November 29, 2022 - 6:00pm

Shellfish Advisory Board Meeting

November 29, 2022     6:00 PM

Hybrid Meeting – Senior Center and  Zoom


Review and approve meeting minutes – November 3, 2022

Shellfish Department:

      Fee increases and/or additional fees per request of TA and BOS

      Discussion of how we should interpret the regulation about new grants on Egg Island? Does the community know the history of why the following regulation was put in place.


7.4 Location of Areas Licensed for Agriculture (grants)

Area 1: On tidal flats off Mayo Beach and Chequessett Neck from the eastern boundary of the Town property at Powers Landing to the Town Pier and at least three hundred (300) feet northward of a line from the seaward end of the Breakwater to the easternmost tip of Great Island, except in the area above mean low water on Egg Island.

Area 2: On tidal lands lying north and easterly of the Breakwater and of the northerly tip of Indian Neck.

Area 3: On tidal lands off Indian Neck from Omaha Road south to the eastern tip of Field Point.

Area 4: On the tidal lands off the westerly side of Old Wharf Point and at the entrance to Loagy Bay.

Approval of the proposed licensed area shall be determined by the Selectboard with appropriate regard for reasonable navigational and recreational interest in this areas concerned.

Discussion about subdividing grants (K. Johnson & R. Curley)

Harbor Survey – next steps ( J. Duane)

SAB Meeting dates for next 6 months

Future topics: Beach Nourishment, task force on seed

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