Massachusetts Catch and Keep
Freshwater Sportfishing Award Affidavit
Fish Species Information
Minimum Qualifying Weight for Catch and Keep
A clear, side view, close-up photograph of the fish must be included with all affidavits.
In addition to a side view photo, all affidavits for catfish and bullheads must also include a full-body, dorsal (back) view of the fish.
All photographs or images associated with the program, including those submitted by anglers and those taken by agency personnel, become the property of MassWildlife. Names of anglers along with images may be used in MassWildlife publications, promotional materials, or for other non-commercial uses.