DEEP: Recreational Fishery - 2015 Regulations

Recreational Fishery - 2015 Regulations

March 19, 2015


The correct regulations for scup in 2015 are: 10 inch minimum length, 30 fish creel limit, open May 1 through December 31.

In our March 10th email, the season was incorrectly given as May 1 – October 31.

We apologize for any confusion or inconvenience this error may have caused.

Please visit the Marine Recreational Fisheries page on our web site for all updates to 2015 recreational fishing regulations:

As a reminder, we anticipate the 2015 Angler’s Guide will be available at licensing outlets, including town halls, tackle shops and agency offices on March 26.

If you have any questions please contact the DEEP Marine Fisheries Division by email at, by telephone at 860.434.6043 or by mail at PO Box 719, Old Lyme, CT 06371. Our office hours are 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday.

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