RI Anglers See Increase in Sea Bass Catch Limit

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Black Sea Bass, Photo/New England Boating.

Starting September 1, 2016, anglers in Rhode Island will be allowed an increase in the number of black sea bass they are allowed to keep.

The daily possession limit changes from 3 fish per angler per day to 7 fish per angler per day.

The minimum size remains at 15”.  The season continues to December 31.