Sloppy Sea Bass and MD 2017 Flounder Regulations

Sloppy Sea Bass and MD 2017 Flounder Regulations

By Scott Lenox

Scott Lenox
Scott is the owner of Fish in OC and host of Ocean City's fishing television show Hooked on OC. He has worked in the fishing industry and fished the waters in and around Ocean City for over 25 years.

The party boat Angler with Captain Chris Mizurak was able to get another day out on the ocean today, but it was a rough one.  Captain Chris reported that the sea conditions were far less than favorable, but they did manage to get a couple of limits of sea bass scratched out.  There were also some nice fish up to three pounds.

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The Maryland Department of Natural Resources has announced 2017 flounder regulations for Maryland waters and right now the news is good.  Although nothing is noted to change things could always be adjusted pending any action by the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission.  Regulations below are the same as this year.

2017 Summer Flounder Regulations for Maryland waters.

Season:     January 1, 2017 through December 31, 2017

Size Limit:     16″

Creel Limit:     4 per person

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