Alabama Records

Freshwater Records

SpeciesWeightYouth Weight
American Eel3 lbs. 9.92 oz. (3.62 lbs.)no record
Bowfin14 lbs. 12 oz. (14.75 lbs.)9 lbs. 6.4 oz. (9.40 lbs.)
Buffalo (Bigmouth)59 lbs. 3.2 oz. (59.20 lbs.)17 lbs. 9.6 oz. (17.60 lbs.)
Buffalo (Black)72 lbs. 3.2 oz. (72.20 lbs.)no record
Buffalo (Smallmouth)81 lbs. 12.8 oz. (81.80 lbs.)34 lbs. 6.4 oz. (34.40 lbs.)
Bullhead (Black)1 lbs. 1.6 oz. (1.10 lbs.)no record
Bullhead (Brown)2 lbs. 3.2 oz. (2.20 lbs.)2 lbs. 3.2 oz. (2.20 lbs.)
Bullhead (Yellow)2 lbs. 3.2 oz. (2.20 lbs.)no record
Carp (Bighead)98 lbs. 9.6 oz. (98.60 lbs.)no record
Carp (Common)41 lbs. 6.4 oz. (41.40 lbs.)24 lbs. 6.4 oz. (24.40 lbs.)
Carp (Grass)92 lbs. 0 oz. (92.00 lbs.) *43 lbs. 0 oz. (43.00 lbs.)
Carp (Mirror)23 lbs. 1.6 oz. (23.10 lbs.)no record
Carp (Silver)42 lbs. 9.6 oz. (42.60 lbs.)no record
Carpsucker5 lbs. 6 oz. (5.38 lbs.)no record
Catfish (Blue)73 lbs. 0 oz. (73.00 lbs.)16 lbs. 4.8 oz. (16.30 lbs.)
Catfish (Channel)10 lbs. 4.8 oz. (10.30 lbs.)10 lbs. 4.8 oz. (10.30 lbs.)
Catfish (Flathead)72 lbs. 3.2 oz. (72.20 lbs.)18 lbs. 14.4 oz. (18.90 lbs.)
Freshwater Drum39 lbs. 10.4 oz. (39.65 lbs.) *13 lbs. 0 oz. (13.00 lbs.)
Gar (Alligator)148 lbs. 9 oz. (148.56 lbs.)no record
Gar (Longnose)40 lbs. 4.8 oz. (40.30 lbs.)26 lbs. 3.2 oz. (26.20 lbs.)
Gar (Shortnose)8 lbs. 0 oz. (8.00 lbs.)no record
Gar (Spotted)12 lbs. 0 oz. (12.00 lbs.)11 lbs. 10 oz. (11.63 lbs.) *
Gizzard Shad2 lbs. 3.2 oz. (2.20 lbs.)1 lbs. 3.2 oz. (1.20 lbs.)
Goldfish4 lbs. 14 oz. (4.88 lbs.)no record
Koi13 lbs. 6.4 oz. (13.40 lbs.)no record
Redhorse (Blacktail)1 lbs. 1.76 oz. (1.11 lbs.) *no record
Redhorse (River)9 lbs. 8 oz. (9.50 lbs.)no record
Shiner (Golden)0 lbs. 6.4 oz. (0.40 lbs.) *no record
Sucker (No species identified)2 lbs. 13 oz. (2.81 lbs.)no record
Sucker (Spotted)3 lbs. 8 oz. (3.50 lbs.)no record
* indicates World Record ** indicates Youth World Record

Saltwater Records

SpeciesWeightYouth Weight
Atlantic Needlefish0 lbs. 9.6 oz (0.60 lbs.)0 lbs. 4 oz. (0.25 lbs.)
Bluefish2 lbs. 14.56 oz. (2.91 lbs.)no record
Catfish (Hardhead)2 lbs. 3.2 oz. (2.20 lbs.)no record
Catfish (Gafftopsail)3 lbs. 8 oz. (3.50 lbs.) *no record
Crevalle Jack33 lbs. 11.2 oz. (33.70 lbs.)no record
Drum (Black)51 lbs. 14.4 oz. (51.90 lbs.)no record
Flounder6 lbs. 12.8 oz. (6.80 lbs.)no record
Houndfish1 lbs. 6.4 oz. (1.40 lbs.)no record
Ladyfish1 lbs. 11.2 oz. (1.70 lbs.)no record
Lookdown0 lbs. 13.92 oz. (0.87 lbs.) *no record
Mahi Mahi16 lbs. 7.68 oz. (16.48 lbs.) *no record
Mullet3 lbs. 14.4 oz. (3.90 lbs.)no record
Permit1 lbs. 11.04 oz. (1.69 lbs.) *no record
Pigfish0 lbs. 12 oz. (0.75 lbs.)no record
Pinfish0 lbs. 9.6 oz. (0.60 lbs.)no record
Pompano (African)0 lbs. 4 oz. (0.25 lbs.) *no record
Pompano (Florida)3 lbs. 8 oz. (3.50 lbs.) *no record
Puffer (Smooth Back)2 lbs. 3.2 oz. (2.20 lbs.)no record
Ray (Smooth Butterfly)15 lbs. 9.6 oz. (15.60 lbs.)no record
Sand Diver Lizardfish1 lbs. 2.88 oz. (1.18 lbs.)no record
Sea Robin0 lbs. 12.8 oz. (0.80 lbs.)no record
Shark (Atlantic Sharpnose)4 lbs. 6.4 oz. (4.40 lbs.) *no record
Shark (Blacktip)42 lbs. 0 oz. (42.00 lbs.) *no record
Shark (Bonnethead)19 lbs. 6.72 oz. (19.42 lbs.) *no record
Shark (Tiger)130 lbs. 12.8 oz. (130.80 lbs.) *no record
Sheepshead10 lbs. 6.4 oz. (10.40 lbs.)no record
Snapper (Mangrove)0 lbs. 15.36 oz. (0.96 lbs.)no record
Snook2 lbs. 9.6 oz. (2.60 lbs.) *no record
Southern Hake0 lbs. 2.24 oz. (0.14 lbs.) *no record
Southern Sennet0 lbs. 10.24 oz. (0.64 lbs.)no record
Spanish Mackerel0 lbs. 9.92 oz. (0.62 lbs.)no record
Spot Fish0 lbs. 14 oz. (0.875 lbs) *no record
Stingray (Atlantic)9 lbs. 14.4 oz. (9.90 lbs.)4 lbs. 9.6 oz. (4.60 lbs.)
Stingray (Bluntnose)15 lbs. 9.6 oz. (15.60 lbs.)no record
Stingray (Butterfly)13 lbs. 6.4 oz. (13.40 lbs.)no record
Stingray (Cownose)20 lbs. 0 oz. (20.00 lbs.)13 lbs. 15 oz. (13.94 lbs.)
Stingray (Roughtail)80 lbs. 7.36 oz. (80.46 lbs.)no record
Stingray (Southern)153 lbs. 9.6 oz. (153.60 lbs.) *25 lbs. 1 oz. (25.063 lbs.)
Striped Burrfish (Puffer)1 lbs. 1.6 oz. (1.10 lbs.) *no record
Whiting (Gulf Kingfish)1 lbs. 4.8 oz. (1.30 lbs.)no record
Yellowfin Menhaden0 lbs. 3 oz. (0.188 lbs.)no record
Yellowtail Scad0 lbs. 4.8 oz. (0.30 lbs.) *no record
* indicates World Record ** indicates Youth World Record