Things to Know


Marine Fishes of Georgia 

Learn about popular sportfish, common fish, rays, pelagic fish, reef fish, sharks and more....


The Coastal Resources Division has some educational posters available free to the public.



The Coastal Resources Division holds several events throughout the year: CoastFest, Beach Week, and the Family Fishing Derby.

Nature Trail

A wonderful coastal treasure waits to be discovered at the DNR Coastal Resources Division (CRD) Headquarters ~~ the Earth Day Nature Trail! Take a journey through the Nature Trail and Marsh Walk and discover the wonders of our natural surroundings.Picture of Nature Trail Entrance

Citizen Advisory Groups

The Coastal Resources Divsion relies on the input and advice from several citizen advisory groups: the Coastal Advisory Council, the Marine Fisheries Advisory Council, the Blue Crab Advisory Panel, the Shrimp Advisory Panel, and the FinFish Advisory Panel

Asian Tiger Shrimp Information

Learn about this non-native invasive species

Regulatory Mailing List

Marine Fisheries Regulatory Mailing List - Notifies interested persons of proposed rule changes and dates/places of public hearings pertaining to marine fisheries.

Click here to sign up for the Marine Fisheries Mailing List

Marsh and Shore Regulatory Mailing List - Notifies interested persons of marsh and shore permit applications, public hearings, Coastal Marshlands Protection Committee meetings, and Shore Protection Committee meetings.

Click here to sign up for the Marsh and Shore Mailing List