The Potomac River Fisheries Commission (PRFC) provides this web site (Site) and the information it presents as a public service. The PRFC attempts to maintain the highest accuracy of content on its Site. However, the PRFC makes no claims, promises or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the contents of this Site and expressly disclaims all liability, whether direct or indirect, for any loss or damage arising out of use, reference to, or reliance on any information presented on this Site.

The content and function of the Site are provided to you "as is" without warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, warranties, of title, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or use, or "correctness", with respect to the contents of the Site or its links to other web sites. The PRFC Site contains links to various other public and private web sites, whose privacy practices we do not control. If you have questions or concerns about a web site we link to, please read the privacy and security information for that site.

Reference in this Site to any product, process, or service, or the use of any trade, firm or corporation name is for the information and convenience of the public and does not constitute a recommendation or endorsement by the PRFC.

You expressly understand and agree that your use of this Site, or any material available through this Site, is at your own risk. Neither the PRFC nor its employees warrant that the Site will be uninterrupted, problem-fee, free of omissions, or error-free; nor do they make any warranty as to the results that may be obtained from the use of the Site.


In no event will the PRFC or its employees be liable for any incidental, indirect, special, punitive, exemplary, or consequential damages, arising out of your use of or inability to use the Site, including without limitation, loss of revenue or anticipated profits, loss of goodwill, loss of business, loss of data, computer failure or malfunction, or any and all other damages.


You agree to access and use the Site only for lawful purposes. You are solely responsible for the knowledge of and adherence to any and all laws, statutes, rules and regulations pertaining to your use of the Site. The information found on the Site is not intended to replace written law, statutes, rules or regulations.


The PRFC may, in its sole discretion, terminate or suspend your access and use of this Site without notice and for any reason, including for violation of these Terms and Conditions of Use or for other conduct which the PRFC, in its sole discretion, believes is unlawful or harmful to others. In the event of termination, you are no longer authorized to access the Site, and the PRFC will use whatever means possible to enforce this termination.


The Potomac River Fisheries Commission will not sell, or otherwise share any personal information supplied by our clients, to any outside party, without expressed permission to do so by said client, within the bounds of law. We will contact clients, or 2nd party recipients, only in response to clients’ queries, to verify client information, or communicate regarding unforeseen problems, as necessitated.

*This policy would be subordinate to any requests made via legal subpoena.

NOAA Disclaimer:

This website was prepared by Potomac River Fisheries Commission under awards #NA03NMF4740210, NA04NMF4740292, NA05NMF4741062, NA06NMF4740101, and NA11NMF4740258 from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce. The statements, findings, conclusions, and recommendations are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration or the Department of Commerce.
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