American Eel Permit
General Info - Statewide Permit
This permit, as issued by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, allows commercial harvesting of eel.
Obtaining the Permit
Ready to get your permit? - Steps, Requirements, and Documents
Participant must have a Maryland commercial fishing license.
Apply for the Permit
Ready to apply?
Download the application .PDF file
Maintaining Your Permit
Renewal and maintenance -
Maintaining your Permit (aka Related forms/requirements to maintain Permit/stay in good standing)
What laws and regulations give Department of Natural Resources the legal authority to issue this approval?
Natural Resources Article, 4-701, Annotated Code of Maryland