Red Snapper

Size Limit: 

16” min total length

Bag and Posession Limit: 

2 daily per person

Two days’ bag limit allowed in possession off of the water, not while fishing or in a boat.

No harvest of red snapper, greater amberjack or grouper of any species is allowed for the captain and crew of vessel, under charter (their creel limit is zero).

Snapper, Red: A federal recreational quota for red snapper is in effect. The recreational season for harvest of red snapper is scheduled to open June 1.For red snapper season information check the LDWF website at: www.wlf.louisiana.gov/fishing/recreational/ saltwater/seasons and www.wlf.louisiana.gov/fishing