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Blackwater River - Regulations

Black Bass

  • 5 per day in aggregate
  • No length limits


Sunfish

  • 50 per day in aggregate
  • No length limits


Crappie

  • 25 per day
  • No length limits


Catfish

  • 20 per day
  • No length limits


Striped Bass

  • 2 per day
  • No striped bass less then 18 inches


Shad (Hickory and American)

  • 10 per day in the aggregate
  • No length limits


River Herring (Blueback and Alewife)

  • No possession


All Other Species