TPWD Sets Public Scoping Meeting to Gather Input on Crabbing in Aransas Bay

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ARANSAS COUNTY- The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) is seeking public input on potential changes to draft proposed rules impacting the use of crab traps in parts of Aransas Bay. TPWD is considering allowing the recreational use of crab traps from docks/piers in currently restricted sections of the shoreline in Aransas Bay.

The scoping meeting is being held via Zoom. The public is encouraged to attend and learn more about the proposed regulation change.


Zoom Webinar

Date:  Tuesday December 8th at 6pm


For those who can not participate, please email your comments to