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Meherrin River - Regulations

Striped Bass

  • 2 per day
  • No Striped Bass less than 18 inches


Shad (Hickory and American)


Above Emporia Dam

  • No Possession; Catch and Release Only

Below Emporia Dam

  • 10 per day in aggregate
  • No length limits


River Herring (Blueback and Alewife)


Above Emporia Dam

  • No Possession; Catch and Release Only

Below Emporia Dam

  • No possession


Other Species