New Regulations/Changes for 2016 - 2017

Lake Jackson (Walton County):
The length limit has been removed for crappie (speckled perch).

For additional information:
Check Special Regulations and specific Fish Management Area rules for additional details.

 

Statewide black bass rules changed the previous year (2016-2017) and are still current:
The statewide bag and length limits for black bass are: 5 Black bass (including largemouth, Suwannee, spotted, Choctaw, and shoal bass, individually or in total), only one of which may be 16 inches or longer in total length. There is no statewide minimum length limit for largemouth bass.

Black Bass Regulations Informational Rack Cards

Largemouth Bass Regulation Rack Card    

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