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Chemung County

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Chemung County

Water

Species

Open Season

Minimum Length

Daily Limit

Method

All waters except as listed below

Trout

April 1 through Oct 15

Any size

5 – with no more than 2 longer than 12″

Cayuta Creek (except section below)

Trout

All year

Any size

5 – with no more than 2 longer than 12″

Cayuta Creek from the Wyncoop Creek Road Bridge upstream to the NY Route 223 bridge

Trout

All year

12″

2

Artificial lures only

Chemung River and tributaries

Muskellunge and Tiger Muskellunge

1st Sat in May through March 15

40″

1 of either species

American Shad

All year

Catch and Release fishing only. All American Shad shall be returned to the water immediately

Seneca Lake tributaries to first barrier

See Finger Lakes regulations.

Park Station Pond

Trout

All year

Any size

5

Ice fishing permitted