Gar, Alligator



Atractosteus spatula




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  • Bag Limit 1

  • Additional Notes
    No minimum size limit.
    During May, fishing for, seeking, or taking alligator gar is prohibited in the portion of Lake Texoma within the boundaries of Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge and from the U.S. 377 bridge upstream to the IH 35 bridge.
    Certain areas may be tempoprarily closed to Alligator Gar fishing when optimum spawning conditions occur. For details see

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