New This Year: Fishing

Effective September 1, 2020

New for Freshwater Fishing

  • Modified length limit for largemouth bass on Moss Lake and Brushy Creek Lake.
  • Modified length and bag limits for blue and channel catfish, and restricted legal gear to pole and line angling only for Brushy Creek downstream from Brushy Creek Lake to the Williamson/Milam County line.
  • Removed length limit for crappie on Lake Nasworthy.
  • Standardized length and bag limits for blue, channel, and flathead catfish in the Texas and Oklahoma waters of Lake Texoma and on the Red River below Lake Texoma.

New for Saltwater Fishing

  • New 15-inch minimum size for flounder.


For previous years' updates, see fishing updates history.

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