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MA Department of Fish and Fame


Fish and Game provides boat and canoe access sites, shore fishing areas, and sport fishing piers at more than 275 locations on coastal waters, great ponds and rivers throughout Massachusetts.

The Department of Fish & Game, in conjunction with the Public Access Board, acquires property and easements for the purpose of providing access; and, through the Office of Fishing and Boating Access, designs, constructs, manages, and improves facilities statewide.

John Sheppard
Phone Number: 
617) 727-1843
Friends' Chapter: 
Southern Chapter