Seasons & Hours

Freshwater Drum

Dates

Jan 01 2019 to Dec 31 2019

Hours

24 hours

Limits
Valid Permits
Allowed & Prohibited Methods

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Buffalo illustration

Buffalo

Bigmouth, Black, Smallmouth

Black bullhead illustration

Bullhead

Black, Brown, Yellow

Common carp illustration

Carp

Black, Bighead, Common, Grass, Silver

River carpsucker illustration

Carpsucker & Quillback

Highfin, River, Quillback

Longnose Gar

Gar

Longnose, Shortnose, Spotted

White sucker illustration

Suckers

Northern Hog, Redhorse, White

Green sunfish (top) and longear sunfish (bottom) illustrations

Sunfish

Bluegill, Green, Longear, Redear

Dates

Apr 01 2019 to Jan 31 2020Feb 01 2019 to Mar 31 2019

Hours

Sunrise to midnight from February 1 to March 31.

Notes

Applies to bowfishing in impounded waters.

Limits
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Allowed & Prohibited Methods

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Buffalo illustration

Buffalo

Bigmouth, Black, Smallmouth

Black bullhead illustration

Bullhead

Black, Brown, Yellow

Common carp illustration

Carp

Black, Bighead, Common, Grass, Silver

River carpsucker illustration

Carpsucker & Quillback

Highfin, River, Quillback

Longnose Gar

Gar

Longnose, Shortnose, Spotted

White sucker illustration

Suckers

Northern Hog, Redhorse, White

Green sunfish (top) and longear sunfish (bottom) illustrations

Sunfish

Bluegill, Green, Longear, Redear

Dates

Jan 01 2019 to Dec 31 2019

Hours

Sunrise to midnight

Notes

Applies to bowfishing in streams, except portions of the Missouri, Mississippi, and St Francis rivers.

Limits
Valid Permits
Allowed & Prohibited Methods

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Buffalo illustration

Buffalo

Bigmouth, Black, Smallmouth

Black bullhead illustration

Bullhead

Black, Brown, Yellow

Common carp illustration

Carp

Black, Bighead, Common, Grass, Silver

River carpsucker illustration

Carpsucker & Quillback

Highfin, River, Quillback

Longnose Gar

Gar

Longnose, Shortnose, Spotted

White sucker illustration

Suckers

Northern Hog, Redhorse, White

Green sunfish (top) and longear sunfish (bottom) illustrations

Sunfish

Bluegill, Green, Longear, Redear

Dates

Jan 01 2019 to Dec 31 2019

Hours

Sunrise to sunset

Notes

Applies to bowfishing in bodies of water produced by the temporary overflow of a river or ditch.

Limits
Valid Permits
Allowed & Prohibited Methods

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Buffalo illustration

Buffalo

Bigmouth, Black, Smallmouth

Black bullhead illustration

Bullhead

Black, Brown, Yellow

Common carp illustration

Carp

Black, Bighead, Common, Grass, Silver

River carpsucker illustration

Carpsucker & Quillback

Highfin, River, Quillback

Longnose Gar

Gar

Longnose, Shortnose, Spotted

White sucker illustration

Suckers

Northern Hog, Redhorse, White

Green sunfish (top) and longear sunfish (bottom) illustrations

Sunfish

Bluegill, Green, Longear, Redear

Dates

Jan 01 2019 to Dec 31 2019

Hours

Sunrise to sunset

Notes

Applies to crossbow fishing in impounded waters and bodies of water produced by the temporary overflow of a river or ditch.

Limits
Valid Permits
Allowed & Prohibited Methods

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Buffalo illustration

Buffalo

Bigmouth, Black, Smallmouth

Black bullhead illustration

Bullhead

Black, Brown, Yellow

Common carp illustration

Carp

Black, Bighead, Common, Grass, Silver

River carpsucker illustration

Carpsucker & Quillback

Highfin, River, Quillback

Longnose Gar

Gar

Longnose, Shortnose, Spotted

White sucker illustration

Suckers

Northern Hog, Redhorse, White

Green sunfish (top) and longear sunfish (bottom) illustrations

Sunfish

Bluegill, Green, Longear, Redear

Dates

Feb 01 2019 to Sep 14 2019

Hours

Sunrise to sunset

Limits
Valid Permits
Allowed & Prohibited Methods

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Buffalo illustration

Buffalo

Bigmouth, Black, Smallmouth

Black bullhead illustration

Bullhead

Black, Brown, Yellow

Common carp illustration

Carp

Black, Bighead, Common, Grass, Silver

River carpsucker illustration

Carpsucker & Quillback

Highfin, River, Quillback

Longnose Gar

Gar

Longnose, Shortnose, Spotted

White sucker illustration

Suckers

Northern Hog, Redhorse, White

Green sunfish (top) and longear sunfish (bottom) illustrations

Sunfish

Bluegill, Green, Longear, Redear

Dates

Sep 15 2019 to Jan 31 2020

Hours

Sunrise to midnight

Limits
Valid Permits
Allowed & Prohibited Methods

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Buffalo illustration

Buffalo

Bigmouth, Black, Smallmouth

Black bullhead illustration

Bullhead

Black, Brown, Yellow

Common carp illustration

Carp

Black, Bighead, Common, Grass, Silver

River carpsucker illustration

Carpsucker & Quillback

Highfin, River, Quillback

Longnose Gar

Gar

Longnose, Shortnose, Spotted

White sucker illustration

Suckers

Northern Hog, Redhorse, White

Green sunfish (top) and longear sunfish (bottom) illustrations

Sunfish

Bluegill, Green, Longear, Redear

Dates

Jan 01 2019 to Dec 31 2019

Hours

Sunrise to sunset

Notes

Applies to gigging in bodies of water produced by the temporary overflow of a river or ditch.

Limits
Valid Permits
Allowed & Prohibited Methods

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Buffalo illustration

Buffalo

Bigmouth, Black, Smallmouth

Black bullhead illustration

Bullhead

Black, Brown, Yellow

Common carp illustration

Carp

Black, Bighead, Common, Grass, Silver

River carpsucker illustration

Carpsucker & Quillback

Highfin, River, Quillback

Longnose Gar

Gar

Longnose, Shortnose, Spotted

White sucker illustration

Suckers

Northern Hog, Redhorse, White

Green sunfish (top) and longear sunfish (bottom) illustrations

Sunfish

Bluegill, Green, Longear, Redear

Dates

Jan 01 2019 to Dec 31 2019

Hours

24 hours

Notes

Applies to fishing in streams and impounded waters.

Limits
Valid Permits
Allowed & Prohibited Methods

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Buffalo illustration

Buffalo

Bigmouth, Black, Smallmouth

Black bullhead illustration

Bullhead

Black, Brown, Yellow

Common carp illustration

Carp

Black, Bighead, Common, Grass, Silver

River carpsucker illustration

Carpsucker & Quillback

Highfin, River, Quillback

Longnose Gar

Gar

Longnose, Shortnose, Spotted

White sucker illustration

Suckers

Northern Hog, Redhorse, White

Green sunfish (top) and longear sunfish (bottom) illustrations

Sunfish

Bluegill, Green, Longear, Redear

Dates

Mar 15 2019 to May 15 2019Sep 15 2018 to Jan 31 2019

Hours

24 hours

Limits
Valid Permits
Allowed & Prohibited Methods

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Buffalo illustration

Buffalo

Bigmouth, Black, Smallmouth

Black bullhead illustration

Bullhead

Black, Brown, Yellow

Common carp illustration

Carp

Black, Bighead, Common, Grass, Silver

River carpsucker illustration

Carpsucker & Quillback

Highfin, River, Quillback

Longnose Gar

Gar

Longnose, Shortnose, Spotted

White sucker illustration

Suckers

Northern Hog, Redhorse, White

Green sunfish (top) and longear sunfish (bottom) illustrations

Sunfish

Bluegill, Green, Longear, Redear

Dates

Jan 01 2019 to Dec 31 2019

Hours

Sunrise to sunset

Notes

Applies to snagging/grabbing in bodies of water produced by the temporary overflow of a river or ditch.

Limits
Valid Permits
Allowed & Prohibited Methods

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Buffalo illustration

Buffalo

Bigmouth, Black, Smallmouth

Black bullhead illustration

Bullhead

Black, Brown, Yellow

Common carp illustration

Carp

Black, Bighead, Common, Grass, Silver

River carpsucker illustration

Carpsucker & Quillback

Highfin, River, Quillback

Longnose Gar

Gar

Longnose, Shortnose, Spotted

White sucker illustration

Suckers

Northern Hog, Redhorse, White

Green sunfish (top) and longear sunfish (bottom) illustrations

Sunfish

Bluegill, Green, Longear, Redear

Dates

Mar 15 2019 to May 15 2019Sep 15 2018 to Jan 31 2019

Hours

24 hours

Limits
Valid Permits
Allowed & Prohibited Methods

Learn more about the species

Buffalo illustration

Buffalo

Bigmouth, Black, Smallmouth

Black bullhead illustration

Bullhead

Black, Brown, Yellow

Common carp illustration

Carp

Black, Bighead, Common, Grass, Silver

River carpsucker illustration

Carpsucker & Quillback

Highfin, River, Quillback

Longnose Gar

Gar

Longnose, Shortnose, Spotted

White sucker illustration

Suckers

Northern Hog, Redhorse, White

Green sunfish (top) and longear sunfish (bottom) illustrations

Sunfish

Bluegill, Green, Longear, Redear

Dates

Jan 01 2019 to Dec 31 2019

Hours

Sunrise to sunset

Notes

Applies to underwater spear fishing in impounded waters and bodies of water produced by the temporary overflow of a river or ditch.

Limits
Valid Permits
Allowed & Prohibited Methods

Learn more about the species

Buffalo illustration

Buffalo

Bigmouth, Black, Smallmouth

Black bullhead illustration

Bullhead

Black, Brown, Yellow

Common carp illustration

Carp

Black, Bighead, Common, Grass, Silver

River carpsucker illustration

Carpsucker & Quillback

Highfin, River, Quillback

Longnose Gar

Gar

Longnose, Shortnose, Spotted

White sucker illustration

Suckers

Northern Hog, Redhorse, White

Green sunfish (top) and longear sunfish (bottom) illustrations

Sunfish

Bluegill, Green, Longear, Redear

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