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Change in Creel Limit for Alligator Gar
June 10, 2005
The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Division of Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries, announces an amendment to a current regulation changing the daily creel and possession limit of alligator gar from two to one per angler. The amended regulation (220-2.-35) was approved by Commissioner Barnett Lawley and became effective
This change has been made to further protect the alligator gar from excessive harvest. This species of fish has seen a population decline in
Questions about the change in this amended regulation should be directed to the Division of Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries Office in Spanish Fort at 251-626-5153.
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