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New York State ECO Roster for Marine and Coastal District

Marine Resources Enforcement is responsible for fish, crustacea, shellfish and horseshoe crabs whether on land, such as in seafood markets, or on water. The Marine Enforcement Office is located at 205 North Belle Meade Road, Suite 1, East Setauket, NY 11733 and the phone number is 631-444-0460, which is reachable during normal business hours (8:45 AM to 4:45 PM).

Listed below are the Marine Environmental Conservation Officers's names and cell phone numbers under the area that they predominately cover. Any marine officer or lieutenant can be contacted for complaints or violations.

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New York State Department of Environmental Conservation - Marine Enforcement Unit
205 North Belle Mead Road - Suite 1
East Setauket, New York 11733-3400
Phone (631) 444-0851 or (631) 444-0460

NYC Marine Waters of the 5 boroughs and north to the Tappan-Zee Bridge and western Long Island Sound, including Westchester shoreline
Name Phone Number
ECO Waldemar Auguscinski (646) 630-1534
ECO Jason Hilliard (646) 630-1237
ECO Jeffrey Krueger (646) 294-7153
ECO Anthony Rigoli (646) 542-4297

Nassau and Suffolk County Marine Waters (North and South Shore from NYC line to east of Montauk and Federal Waters)
Name Phone Number
Lt. Joseph Billotto (516) 204-6237
ECO Sean Reilly (516) 779-9358
ECO Matthew Foster (516) 375-8355
ECO Kevin Holzle (516) 375-9495

If no answer, contact the 24-Hour Dispatch at 1-877-457-5680. Specify to the dispatcher that it is a MARINE related issue. Provide the geographic area of your concern, including the county and specific location. You can also e-mail a violation or complaint.

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