Town of Brookhaven, NY
Suffolk County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Brookhaven 6-16-1987 by L.L. No. 7-1987. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Bay and harbor bottoms — See Ch. 8.
Beaches — See Ch. 9.
Boat control — See Ch. 13.
Houseboats — See Ch. 14.
Docks — See Ch. 22.
Fish nets — See Ch. 32.
Attachment 1 - Exhibit A, Management Areas Attachment 2 - Exhibit B, Winter Grounds
Article I Definitions; Permits

§ 57-1 Title.

§ 57-2 Definitions.

§ 57-3 Restrictions for nonresidents.

§ 57-4 Permit required.

§ 57-5 Exceptions to permit commercial required.

§ 57-6 Commercial shellfish permit and commercial hard clam endorsement.

§ 57-7 Restrictions.

§ 57-8 Application.

§ 57-9 Duration of commercial shellfish permits.

§ 57-10 Form; nontransferability; lost or stolen permit.

§ 57-11 Display of permit.

§ 57-12 Voiding, suspension and revocation.

Article II General Regulations for Protection and Taking of Shellfish

§ 57-13 Altering or damaging buoys or markers.

§ 57-14 Uncertified waters.

§ 57-15 Night restrictions.

§ 57-16 Sunday restrictions.

§ 57-17 Use of dredges.

§ 57-18 Interference with shellfish.

§ 57-19 Use of boat or vessel.

Article III Specific Regulations for Protection and Taking of Shellfish

§ 57-20 Hard clams (Mercenaria mercenaria).

§ 57-21 Soft or steamer clams (Mya arenaria).

§ 57-22 Bay scallops (Pecten irradians).

§ 57-23 Oysters (Crassostrea virginica).

Article IV Commercial Buying of Shellfish

§ 57-24 Permit required.

§ 57-25 Application for commercial buyer's permit.

§ 57-26 Application for buyer's helper permit.

§ 57-27 Form of permit.

§ 57-28 Duration of commercial buyer's and buyer's helper permits.

§ 57-29 Restrictions.

§ 57-30 Suspension.

Article V Enforcement

§ 57-31 Seizure.

§ 57-32 Forfeiture.

§ 57-33 Penalties for offenses.

Article VI Designated Management Areas and Winter Grounds

§ 57-34 Management areas.

§ 57-34.1 Supersession of Town Law.

§ 57-35 Winter grounds.

§ 57-36 Severability.

Article VII Aquaculture

§ 57-37 Permit required.

§ 57-38 Eligibility.

§ 57-39 Site selection.

§ 57-40 Application process; fee.

§ 57-41 Duration of permits.

§ 57-42 Marking of licensed/leased area.

§ 57-43 Equipment deployment.

§ 57-44 Biannual reporting.

§ 57-45 Restrictions.

§ 57-46 Violation of permit; revocation of permit; abandonment.

§ 57-47 Renewals.