Report a Tagged Fish

Submitted by jbissette1 on Mon, 10/11/2021 - 12:06

Thank you for participating in the North Carolina Tagging Program. To report a tagged fish, please complete the questionnaire below. If you have a RED TAG, please call 1-800-682-2632 to report your tagged fish and discuss your $100 reward. For online reporting, a staff member from the Division of Marine Fisheries may contact you for additional information or to discuss your reward options.

For questions about the North Carolina Tagging Program or your tagged fish submission, please contact the Tagging Biologist, Ami Staples, at 252-948-3913 or

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*To receive monetary reward for a RED TAG, call 800-682-2632 to report the tag and to receive instructions on physically returning the tag to Marine Fisheries.

Was there a second tag?
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GPS coordinates or waterbody and nearest landmark

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Fish Fate