Texas Fishing News & Reports

TPW Taking Public Comment on Proposed Changes to Shad Collection Regulations
AUSTIN The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) is seeking public comment on proposed changes to the regulations on the possession and sale of gizzard and threadfin shad collected from public waters, which would require persons who collect or possess shad in excess of certain limits to obtain a permit.

TPWD currently issues permits for the sale of nongame fishes taken from public waters, which includes gizzard and threadfin shad sold as live, frozen, or prepared bait. Some permittees also collect live shad from public reservoirs for sale or as part of management services provided to private pond owners to increase the abundance of prey fishes in a pond and improve the growth and size of fish such as largemouth bass.....Read More

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Texans love their salt water fishing - and for good reason. Texas is truly a land of many options when it comes to salt water fishing. With hundreds of miles of coastal shoreline, including over a dozen bays, multiple tidal rivers, countless back lakes and a seemingly endless beachfront, light tackle anglers have an exhaustive amount of venues from which to choose. The list of available species is just as long - speckled trout, redfish, flounder, snook, tarpon, pompano, jacks and more are all found in fishable numbers somewhere along the Texas coast. That's not to mention the nearshore and offshore action that remains hot throughout the year. Regardless of what species you chase or what part of the coast you fish, you'll undoubtedly find Texas Weekend Angler's feature articles entertaining and informative. Just click on a title from the article index below in order to see for your self. And, be sure to check back often, as TWA's content is updated weekly.

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