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Lower Neches WMA: Fishing

Phone: (409) 736-2551
10 Parks & Wildlife Dr.
Port Arthur, TX 77640

Contact: Michael Rezsutek

Dates Open: Open year round.


Fishing Permitted

For general information on fishing requirements and restrictions, see the General Rules of the Texas Fishing Guide. For information on fishing licenses, stamps, and tags, see Fishing Licenses.

Fishing for flounder, redfish and black drum is permitted. A small boat can be launched or fishing from the bank is possible. Fishing the canals of the Old River Unit or the Nelda Stark Unit during the daytime are recommended, especially for flounder.