New This Year: Fishing

Effective September 1, 2022

Freshwater Fishing

  • Modified regulations to prevent the transfer of invasive carp as bait from Red River tributaries.
  • Established reservoir boundaries for Sam Rayburn Reservoir and Lake Texoma.
  • Implemented new largemouth bass harvest regulations for soon-to-be opened Bois d'Arc Lake.
  • Modified harvest regulations for alligator gar, walleye, and red drum at specific locations.
  • Clarified some exceptions, species, and county information.

Saltwater Fishing

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