2013 - 2014
Outdoor Annual

Shrimping Seasons in Bays

Bait Shrimping in Major Bays and Bait Bays

August 15 - March 31

Hours:
30 minutes before sunrise to 30 minutes after sunset
Limits:
  • 2 quarts/person (with heads attached)
  • 4 quarts/boat (heads attached) on boats taking shrimp with an individual bait-shrimp trawl
  • No count size restrictions

April 1 - August 14

Hours:
30 minutes before sunrise to 2:00 pm
Limits:
  • 2 quarts/person (with heads attached)
  • 4 quarts/boat (heads attached) on boats taking shrimp with an individual bait-shrimp trawl
  • No count size restrictions

Shrimping for Purposes Other Than Bait in Major Bays Only

Spring Open Season
May 15 - July 15

Hours:
30 minutes before sunrise to 2:00 pm
Limits:
  • 15 pounds / person / day (heads attached)
  • No count size restrictions

Fall Open Season
August 15 - October 31

Hours:
30 minutes before sunrise to 30 minutes after sunset
Limits:
  • 15 pounds / person / day (heads attached)
  • Must count no more than 50 shrimp/pound

Fall Open Season
November 1 - November 30

Hours:
30 minutes before sunrise to 30 minutes after sunset
Limits:
  • 15 pounds / person / day (heads attached)
  • No count size restrictions

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