Fluvanna Ruritan - Regulations

Largemouth bass

The 12-inch minimum size limit has been removed. Currently, there is no size limit on this species. There is a daily creel limit of 5 bass per day.


No minimum size limit, 5 per day possession limit

Bluegill (bream) and other sunfish

No minimum size limit, 50 per day (all types combined) possession limit


No minimum size limit, 25 per day possession limit

Catfish (all species except bullhead catfish)

No minimum size limit, 20 per day possession limit

Bullhead catfish

No minimum size limit, no possession limit

NOTE: Swimming, sailing, wading, and trotlines are prohibited. Fishing involving prizes is also prohibited. Trapping by permit only. Nets, seines, and gasoline motors are prohibited except for official Department duties.