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Part 40, Section 40.1, Marine Fish - Open Seasons, Size and Catch Limits - Express Terms (Summer Flounder {Fluke}, and Black Sea Bass) Adopted July 23, 2014

Express Terms

Existing subdivision 40.1 (f) of 6 NYCRR is amended to read as follows:

Species Striped bass through Atlantic cod remain the same.

Species Summer flounder is amended to read as follows:

40.1 (f) Table A - Recreational Fishing.

Species Open Season Minimum Length Possession Limit
Summer flounder May [1] 17 - Sept [29] 21 [19] 18" TL [4] 5

Species Yellowtail flounder through Scup (porgy) all other anglers remain the same.

Species Black sea bass is amended to read as follows:

Species Open Season Minimum Length Possession Limit
Black sea bass July [10] 15 - Dec. 31 13" TL 8

Species Anadromous river herring through Oyster toadfish remain the same.