Galveston Bay Crab Trap Removal Boater Sign Up
Thank you for signing up to take your boat out to remove crab traps from Galveston Bay during the Statewide 2021 crab trap closure period. You are legally permitted to remove and dispose of any crab traps from Texas waters beginning Friday, Monday, February 22 through Sunday, February 28. Please complete and submit this form, then look for an automated email reply with all the information you need (may need to check your junk/spam folder in case the reply goes there).
If applicable, let us know the name of the group, department, service, club, etc. that you are with (type "NA" if not applicable).
What kind of boat(s) will you be using (airboats, shallow draft vessels are recommended for this activity):
How familiar are you with boating on Galveston Bay and looking for crab traps? Check all that apply:
I'm very familiar and comfortable with navigating Galveston Bay by boat
I know already where I plan to take my boat to look for crab traps on Galveston Bay
I need guidance on where I should take my boat to look for crab traps on Galveston Bay
I am not familiar with boating on Galveston Bay
Please include any additional details, information or questions below: