Virginia Fish and Wildlife Game Species

Big Game
Bear Deer Elk Turkey
Small Game
Groundhog Grouse Pheasant Quail Rabbit Squirrel
Atlantic Brant Canada Goose Canada Goose Zones Clapper Rail Common Snipe Coots Ducks Gallinule And Moorhen King Rail Light Goose Mergansers Sea Duck September Canada Goose September Teal Sora Rail Tundra Swan Turkey Virginia Rail Woodcock
Coyote Fox Opossum Raccoon Skunk
Fresh Water Fish
Alabama Bass Alabama Shad Alewife American Shad Anchovy Black Crappie Black Crappie Blue Catfish Blueback Herring Bluegill Bluegill Bowfin Bowfin Brook Trout Brown Trout Carp Carp Catfish Cavefish Chain Chain Pickerel Channel Catfish Darters Drum Flathead Catfish Flier Flier Freshwater Drum Freshwater Eel Gar Gizzard Shad Grass Pickerel Green Sunfish Gulf Menhaden Hickory Shad Hybrid Striped Bass Lampreys Largemouth Bass Lefteye Flounder Livebearers Longear Longnose Gar Madtom Catfish Minnows Mooneye Mullet Muskellunge Needlefish Northern Pike Paddlefish Perch Pirate Perch Pumpkinseed Pygmy Sunfish Rainbow Trout Rainbow Trout Redbreast Redbreast Sunfish Redear Redear Sunfish Redfin Roanoke Bass Rock Bass Rock Bass Saltwater Striped Bass Sauger Sauger (jack) Sculpin Shadow Bass Shoal Bass Silverside Skipjack Herring Smallmouth Bass Smallmouth Bass Sole Spotted Bass Spotted Bass Striped Bass Sturgeon Sucker Threadfin Shad Topminnow Walleye Walleye Warmouth Warmouth White Bass White Bass White Catfish White Crappie White Crappie White Perch Yellow Bass Yellow Perch Yellow Perch.
Salt Water Fish
Amberjack American Eel American Shad Black Drum Black Sea Bass Blueback Herring Bluefish Cobia Crevalle Jack Croaker Dolphin Grey Trout (weakfish) Groupers King Mackerel Kingfish (roundhead) Pompano Red Drum (channel Bass Redfish) Scup (porgy) Shark Sheepshead Spadefish Spanish Mackerel Speckled Trout (spotted Seatrout) Spot Striped Bass (striped Rockfish)

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Species may be missing, changed, or require additional Licensing and Permits - Check Official page links

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