October 20, 2020
Contact: Marine Resources Division 251-861-2882, 251-968-7576
Flounder Harvest Closes for Month of November
The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources’ (ADCNR) Marine Resources Division (MRD) would like to remind anglers of the flounder changes that were adopted on August 1, 2019. Flounder will be closed for harvest during the entire month of November for both commercial and recreational fishermen. The harvest of flounder will resume on December 1, 2020, at 12:01am. The recreational size limit for flounder is 14 inches total length, and the daily bag limit is five per person. The commercial size limit is 14 inches total length with a daily limit of 40 per person or 40 per vessel.
The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources promotes wise stewardship, management and enjoyment of Alabama’s natural resources through four divisions: Marine Resources, State Lands, State Parks, and Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries. To learn more about ADCNR, visitwww.outdooralabama.com.