Northern Snakehead Bowfishing License Details


Northern Snakehead Bowfishing License

General Info - Statewide License


License issued by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources which authorizes the holder to catch, for sale, Northern snakeheads in the tidal waters of the state using a bow and arrow attached to a retrieval line.


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    Approval time

  • $15.00

    Application cost

Apply for the License

Maintaining Your License

Renewal and maintenance -

Maintaining your License (aka Related forms/requirements to maintain License/stay in good standing)

  1. Must be renewed every year. Regular renewal period is August 1 - August 31.

Agency/Contact

License Issuer - Information

Who issues the license?

Department of Natural Resources

Contact Information

Legal Authority

What laws and regulations give Department of Natural Resources the legal authority to issue this approval?