****FOR THE REMAINDER OF 2016, GREATER AMBERJACK, RED SNAPPER, AND GRAY TRIGGERFISH SEASONS ARE CLOSED IN STATE AND FEDERAL WATERS****

The Alabama Marine Resources Division manages Alabama's marine fisheries resources with assessment and monitoring, applied research, and enforcement programs.  The Division offices are located in Gulf Shores and Dauphin Island.  Fishing licenses can be purchased at both locations or online.

Ala State Waters Extended to 9 Miles

9 Mile State Waters FAQ

Boating Access

Fisheries Programs

Adopt-A-Reef

Fishing Regulations

Artificial Reefs

Saltwater Fishing License

FREE Saltwater Angler Registry

AMRD Press Releases (including Shrimp/Oyster Openings and Closings)

Saltwater Fishing Tips

Red Snapper Data

Saltwater State Records

Report Fish Kills and Marine Mammal/Turtle Strandings

2016 Marine Information Calendar (pdf)

Weather, Tides, GPS, and River Stages

On the Job with AMRD (videos)

Information on Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill

Saltwater Tagging Program

Contacts