What is a legal size lobster and how do you measure it?

A lobster has to be 3 1/4 inches long and must be measured with a regulation lobster gauge. The lobster must be measured from the rear of the eye socket along a line parallel to the center line of the body shell to the rear end of the body shell.

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3. What is a legal size lobster and how do you measure it?
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5. What does a boat fishing for lobster need to display to indicate that he is lobstering?
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