CT Sets New Black Sea Bass Regulations

Black Sea Bass Fishery is Good Business
Black Sea Bass, photo/New England Boating

Connecticut Dept. of Energy & Enviromental Protection has announced its 2016 regulations for black sea bass.

  • Minimum length: 15” (excluding tail fin filament)
  • Daily bag limit: 5 fish per angler
  • Open Season:  May 1 – December 31                     

Regulations for Party/Charter Vessels have not yet been determined.

Note: All other recreational regulations for coastal species remain unchanged from 2015. CLICK HERE for a complete list of regulations: