Pound Net Distance Requirements

A person may not set at any time a pound net within 4,500 feet of another pound net in the Chesapeake Bay or within 1,500 feet of any pound net in a tributary of the Chesapeake Bay, measure at right angles to the line of stakes.

Clear an unobstructed intervals of at least 200 feet shall be maintained between successive pound nets in the same row.


For further information, email Chris Jones or call 410-260-8343.