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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 & Tributary Regulations.

Park Station Pond

Trout

All year

Any size

5

Ice fishing permitted