The private recreational angler ‘red snapper’ season opened Saturday, June 1, 2019, for a projected 97-days in federal waters. Red snapper fishing is open year-round in state waters. Bag and size limits will remain unchanged; 2 fish per person daily with a 16-inch minimum size limit in federal waters, and 4 fish per person daily with a 15-inch minimum in state waters.

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department - March 19, 2019. Photo©