Freshwater Fish & Saltwater Fish of North America

Tope Shark

Habitat: Warm Coastal Waters

Weight: 60 - 98 Pounds

Length: 50" - 77"

Tripletail

Habitat: Onshore, Nearshore, Inshore, Estuaries, Bays

Weight: 2 - 20 Pounds

Length: 18" - 36"

Vermilion Rockfish

Habitat: Reefs, offshore

Weight: 6 - 7 Pounds

Length: 14" - 22"

Wahoo

Habitat: Nearshore, Offshore, Reef

Weight: 15 - 35 Pounds

Length: 8" - 100"

Walleye

Habitat: Lake, River

Weight: 1 - 10 Pounds

Length: 12" - 42"

Walleye Surfperch

Habitat: inshore, Kelp Forests, Bays, Wharves, Beaches, Jetties

Weight: 1 - 2 Pounds

Length: 10" - 12"

Warmouth

Habitat: River, Lake, Swamp, Muddy, Vegetation

Weight: 1 - 2 Pounds

Length: 4" - 12"

Warsaw Grouper

Habitat: Nearshore, Reef, Deepwater

Weight: 150 - 440 Pounds

Length: 65" - 92"

White Bass

Habitat: Lake, River

Weight: 1 - 5 Pounds

Length: 10" - 18"

White Catfish

Habitat: Coastal River, Tidal Water

Weight: 6 - 9 Pounds

Length: 13" - 24"

White Croaker

Habitat: Nearshore, Offshore, Bays

Weight: 0 - 1 Pounds

Length: 8" - 16"

White Grunt

Habitat: Offshore, Inshore, Backcountry

Weight: 2 - 6 Pounds

Length: 6" - 14"

White Hake

Habitat: Offshore

Weight: 6 - 20 Pounds

Length: 48" - 52"

White Margate

Habitat: Inshore, Reef, Nearshore, Offshore

Weight: 16 - 20 Pounds

Length: 10" - 30"

White Marlin

Habitat: Offshore

Weight: 45 - 65 Pounds

Length: 50" - 118"

White Perch

Habitat: inshore

Weight: 0 - 3 Pounds

Length: 7" - 19"

White Seaperch

Habitat: Nearshore, Piers, Jetties

Weight: 1 - 1 Pounds

Length: 8" - 15"

White Sturgeon

Habitat: Onshore

Weight: 1 - 1100 Pounds

Length: 1" - 148"

White Sucker

Habitat: Freshwater Rivers, Lakes, Streams

Weight: 2 - 8 Pounds

Length: 12" - 26"

White Weakfish

Habitat: Offshore, Nearshore, Coral Reefs, Estuaries, Bays, Kelp Forests

Weight: 7 - 88 Pounds

Length: 28" - 65"

Whitebait Smelt

Habitat: Onshore, Nearshore

Weight: 1 - 1 Pounds

Length: 7" - 9"

Whitespotted Eagle Ray

Habitat: onshore, nearshore, surf

Weight: 200 - 507 Pounds

Length: 70" - 132"

Whitespotted Greenling

Habitat: Inshore, Rocky Shores

Weight: 1 - 4 Pounds

Length: 8" - 19"

Widow Rockfish

Habitat: offshore reefs, rocky areas

Weight: 0 - 5 Pounds

Length: 12" - 24"

Winter Flounder

Habitat: Continental Shelves, Estuaries

Weight: 3 - 8 Pounds

Length: 9" - 25"

Wreckfish

Habitat: Offshore, Deepwater, Wrecks

Weight: 40 - 220 Pounds

Length: 38" - 83"

Xantic Sargo

Habitat: Sandy Bottom, Rocky, Coral Reef

Weight: 6 - 11 Pounds

Length: 8" - 22"

Yellow Bass

Habitat: Lake, River

Weight: 1 - 1 Pounds

Length: 12" - 18"

Yellow Bullhead

Habitat: River, Streams, Backwaters, Lakes, Ponds

Weight: 1 - 6 Pounds

Length: 6" - 25"

Yellow Jack

Habitat: Offshore Reefs, Corals, Open Water

Weight: 1 - 31 Pounds

Length: 1" - 39"

Yellow Sea Chub

Habitat: Onshore, Nearshore, Rocky Bottom, Reef

Weight: 4 - 8 Pounds

Length: 15" - 35"

Yellowcheek Wrasse

Habitat: Nearshore

Weight: 0 - Pounds

Length: 7" - 11"

Yellowedge Grouper

Habitat: Offshore, Deepwater, Reef, Wreck

Weight: 8 - 40 Pounds

Length: 26" - 45"

Yelloweye Rockfish

Habitat: offshore

Weight: 5 - 39 Pounds

Length: 16" - 41"

Yellowfin

Habitat: Onshore, Reef, Nearshore, Backcountry

Weight: 1 - 11 Pounds

Length: 8" - 34"

Yellowfin Drum

Habitat: Coastal Areas, Sandy Shorelines, Harbors

Weight: 1 - 6 Pounds

Length: 1" - 22"

Yellowfin Grouper

Habitat: Onshore, Nearshore, Offshore, Reef, Wreck

Weight: 18 - 22 Pounds

Length: 35" - 39"

Yellowfin Tuna

Habitat: Offshore

Weight: 40 - 150 Pounds

Length: 27" - 94"

Yellowtail Amberjack

Habitat: Offshore, Reef, Wreck

Weight: 15 - 96 Pounds

Length: 22" - 98"

Yellowtail Rockfish

Habitat: Onshore, Offshore, Reef, Wreck

Weight: 3 - 9 Pounds

Length: 11" - 26"