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Shellfish Dealer

Certification as a Shellfish Dealer Certification as a shellfish dealer is required to conduct processing of bivalve shellfish.  Bivalve shellfish include oysters, clams, mussels, and scallops, which may be live (shellstock), shucked, frozen, in-shell product, etc. (except shucked scallops consisting of the adductor muscle only, which do not require a shellfish dealer certification).  Here, “processing” […]

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Shellfish Aquaculture

Leases/permits are required for shellfish aquaculture in Delaware’s Inland Bays (Rehoboth, Indian River and Little Assawoman Bays). The Division of Fish and Wildlife is responsible for reviewing and issuing shellfish aquaculture leases/permits to applicants. More Information https://dnrec.alpha.delaware.gov/fish-wildlife/fishing/shellfish-aquaculture/ Department: DNREC Division: Fish and Wildlife Office: Fisheries Term 15 years, renewed annually Fee Application Fee: $300Lease Fees:– […]

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