Fish Size and Creel Regulations for Lake Norma

NC Wildlife Resources Commission

Fish Size and Creel Regulations for Lake Norman

SpeciesMinimum Size LimitDaily Creel Limit
Crappie8″20
Largemouth, Smallmouth and Spotted BassLargemouth and spotted bass:
14-inch minimum, except that 2 may be less than 14 inches
5. including only 2 less than 14 inches
Striped Bass & Bodie Bass16-inch minimum.4 in the aggregate
White Bass14-inch minimum10
WalleyeNone8
CatfishNoneNone
BreamNoneNone
CarpNoneNone
White PerchNoneNone

     The list above is specific for Lake Norman as of the  2020 season, Click here for the complete and current North Carolina Wildlife Fishing Regulations for Warm Water Game Fish.

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