Bait Harvester Permit
General Info - Statewide Permit
Permit issued by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources which allows individuals who do not have a commercial tidal fish license to catch and sell certain species of fish for bait.
Apply for the Permit
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Maintaining Your Permit
Renewal and maintenance -
Maintaining your Permit (aka Related forms/requirements to maintain Permit/stay in good standing)
Must be renewed every year. Regular renewal period is August 1 - August 31.
What laws and regulations give Department of Natural Resources the legal authority to issue this approval?
Natural Resources Article, 4-702, Annotated Code of Maryland