Striped Bass Recreational Fishing Regulations
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|Region ||Contact ||Season ||Size Limit (TL) ||Possession ||Other Restrictions |
|Atlantic Ocean ||Charlton.Godwin@ |
|Year Round ||28” Minimum size ||2 Striped Bass Per Person Per Day ||Landing Tags required May through October. |
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|Roanoke River Management Area (RRMA) |
|March 1 - |
|18” minimum AND No striped bass between 22 inches and 27 inches in length. ||2 Striped Bass Per Person |
Only 1 Striped Bass larger than 27 inches may be included in the daily creel limit.
|137,500 pound quota - season closed if reached |
|Albemarle Sound Management Area (ASMA) |
Out of state:
|Oct 1 - |
|18” minimum ||3 Striped Bass Per Person Per Day ||137,500 pound quota - season closed if reached |
|Central Southern Management Area (CSMA) |
|Oct 1- |
|18” minimum AND in Joint and Inland waters - No striped bass between 22 inches and 27 inches in length. ||2 Striped Bass Per Person Per Day || |
|Cape Fear River |
|Closed ||Closed ||None allowed || |