Habitat Conservation Area Maps
NOAA Fisheries has closed various, ecologically important areas to fishing, with specific or all gear types, to protect essential habitat.
Maps of these closed areas are available as PDFs, shape files and Carry Map mobile offline maps.
- Habitat Closure Areas Map - Areas closed by gear types (PDF)
- Essential Fish Habitat Closure Area Maps
- Shape files (7 MB ZIP)
- Habitat Closure Areas - Carry Map mobile offline maps
- Download Android, iPhone, and Windows Installation Files