Black Bass: Non-Ozark Streams

Season Open
Dates
January 1, 2021 to December 31, 2021
Notes

These regulations apply to streams not defined as Ozark streams. View map of streams.

Limits

Daily limit: 6
Possession limit: 12
Size limit: minimum 12 inches

Daily and possession limits are combination of largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass.

Limits apply on all waters unless there are area specific regulations. Check area regulations.

Methods

Fishing: Allowed Methods

Methods

Pole and Line

Trotline

Limb Line

Bank Line

Jug Line

Additional Info

Ice fishing tackle, or tip-ups, are considered a pole-and-line method.

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