Nongame Device - Skimbow net


A hand-operated dip net with the bow constructed of wood or metal with wire or textile netting with a mesh size not greater than 1-1/2 inches square. The bow shall not exceed 14 feet in any direction and may be used only from Feb. 1 through Apr. 30 for shad or herring.

Hours / Seasons:

No closed season, except when used for shad and herring, it may only be used from February 1 through April 30.

License Requirements:

A fishing license is required of all persons who fish nongame fishing devices. Some devices are not permitted on certain waters.

Additional tags and permits required:


Marking required: