New Crab Buoy Marking Rule

Oregon: New Crab Buoy Marking Rule

Effective January 1, 2020, floating buoys used for recreational crab pots or rings must be marked in a visible, legible and permanent manner, with information clearly identifying the owner. Information must include first and last name or business name and one of the following:

(a) Permanent address;

(b) Phone number;

(c) ODFW Id number; or

(d) A vessel identification number.

For a flyer with additional information, click here.

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