TWRA Fisheries Division presented its proposed 2023 fishing regulation proposals during the Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission’s most recent meeting held at Fall Creek Falls State Park.
Proposed rule changes, commercial fishing regulation changes, sportfishing regulation changes, and regulation changes to TWRA fishing lakes and state park lakes can be viewed at https://www.tn.gov/content/tn/twra/public-notice.html.
The public is invited to provide comments on the proposed changes. The deadline for comments is Nov. 15. To provide comments, email TWRA at [email protected], or write to TWRA Fisheries Division, 5107 Edmondson Pike, Nashville, TN 37211.
The TFWC will vote on the commercial and sport sportfish regulations at its Dec. 1-2 meeting to be held in Memphis at the Ducks Unlimited Headquarters. If approved, the sport fishing changes would become effective March 1, 2023.