Spearfish, Longbill

Shape

Synonyms

n/a

Edibility

Poor

Regulations

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  • Additional Notes
    Closed to possession or harvest.
    Must be released immediately with minimum harm (cut the line, do NOT remove fish from water).

  • Additional Notes
    Closed to possession or harvest.
    Must be released immediately with minimum harm (cut the line, do NOT remove fish from water).

  • Additional Notes
    Closed to possession or harvest. Must be released immediately with minimum harm (cut the line, do NOT remove fish from water).

  • Gear Hook and Line Only

  • Additional Notes
    All billfish must be returned to the sea unharmed except where permitted under the terms of a fishing tournament.

  • License Required
    Eligible for NC Saltwater Fishing Tournament managed by Division of Marine Fisheries.

  • Additional Notes
    Closed to possession or harvest. Must be released immediately with minimum harm (cut the line, do NOT remove fish from water).

  • Additional Notes
    If caught fish must be released immediately. Do not remove from the water.

  • Additional Notes
    Hunting, trapping, netting, capture, or removal of any fish, turtle, crawfish, conch, whelk, or any marine and/or fisheries resource is prohibited. You are within a National Park managed by the Bahamas National Trust. Please contact 242-393-11317 for more information.

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