The deadline is approaching to submit comments for Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency’s 2022 fishing regulations. The comment period concerning fishing regulations is open until April 19.

TWRA welcomes public input as the comment period is an opportunity for the public to share ideas and concerns about fishing regulations with TWRA staff.

Public comments will be considered by fisheries managers and may be presented as proposals for regulation changes. Comments may be submitted by mail to: Fish Comments, TWRA, Fisheries Management Division, 5107 Edmondson Pike, Nashville, TN 37211 or emailed to Please include “Fish Comments” on the subject line of emailed submissions.

The fishing regulations proposals are scheduled to be presented to Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission for review during its August 2021 meeting.