The Texas Parks & Wildlife Department have made official proposals to the 2014-15 Statewide Recreational and Commercial Fishing Proclamation to the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission. Three of these involve coastal fisheries and two are sure to get the attention of many anglers.
The proposals are as follows:
- Spotted Seatrout: Extension of the 5-fish bag and possession limit up the coast through East Matagorda Bay with a five-year sunset date.
- Flounder: Extension of the November 2-fish bag limit through the first 2 weeks of December, and during those two weeks harvest would be allowed by any legal means.
- Oyster harvest: Temporary 2-year closure of a 54-acre oyster restoration site on Half-Moon reef in Matagorda Bay, and a 2-year temporary closure of seven restoration sites located in East Galveston Bay.
Comments on the proposed rules may be submitted by phone or e-mail to Robert Macdonald (512) 389-4775; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, 4200 Smith School Road, Austin, Texas 78744.
Source: Texas Parks & Wildlife Department
- Designers of “Catch Enlarger” Device Launch Kickstarter Campaign
- ATF Claims Soda-launching “Can Cannon” is Restricted Device
- Giant Intake Vortex - Denison Dam, Lake Texoma (VIDEO)
- 2016 Ford Super Duty is previewed at State Fair of Texas
- Check Out This Rare "Sofa Shark" That Was Caught Near Scotland
- Past Issues
- Subscriber Login
- Oops! Wal-Mart’s ‘Gun Oil’ turns out to be something you won't believe (VIDEO)