Shellfish Department

  1. FAQs on Clinging Jellyfish

    Swimmers and boaters should be aware of clinging jellyfish in Farm Pond and Sengekontacket Pond Additional Info can be found on Shellfish page
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Areas currently open for quahogs and soft-shell clams:
Sections 2, 3 & 7 in Sengekontacket Pond
Lagoon Pond

Section 6 in Sengekontacket Pond will open on Saturday, August 19, 2017

Non-residential one-week, two-week & one-month recreational shellfish permits are available at the following locations:
Oak Bluffs Town Hall, 56 School Street
Dick's Bait & Tackle, 108 New York Avenue
Keep It Reel, 1 East Chop Drive

Residential recreational permits are available only at the Selectman's office at Oak Bluffs Town Hall