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Fish Facts

Interesting and scientific facts about different fish species.

How Big Do Crappie Get? (With Record Lengths and Weights)

While the average size of crappie is somewhere between 8 and 12 inches and 1/4 and 1lb, they can reach a maximum length of about 20 inches and a maximum weight of a little over 5lb. Crappie with a length of 13-15 inches and a weight of 1.5 to 2lb are generally considered trophy fish. 

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