2012 RI Saltwater Fishing Regs Announced

Black Sea Bass, photo New England Boating/Tom Richardson

The 2012 Rhode Island recreational regulations have been set for the following inshore species:

Fluke (summer flounder):

  • Bag limit increased by 1 fish; now 8 per day.
  • Minimum size: 18.5″.
  • Season: May 1 to December 31

Scup (individual):

  • Bag limit doubled to 20 fish per person, per day & 23 days added to season.
  • Minimum size: 10.5″.
  • Season: May 1 to December 31

Black Sea Bass:

  • Bag limit increased to 15 fish per person, per day & season increased by 3 weeks.
  • Minimum size: 13″.
  • Bag limit: 15 fish per day.
  • Season: June 15 to December 31

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