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Dutchess County

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Dutchess County

Water

Species

Open Season

Minimum Length

Daily Limit

Method

All rivers and streams except Hudson River and all tributaries to the first barrier impassable by fish

Black Bass

3rd Sat in June through Nov 30

10″

5

Dec 1 – Fri preceding the 3rd Sat in June

Catch and release only

Artificial lures only

Hudson River and all tributaries to the first barrier impassable by fish

Black Bass

See Tidal Hudson River Regulations.

Upton Lake, Sylvan Lake

Trout

All year

Any size

5

Ice fishing permitted

Wappinger Creek downstream of dam in Pleasant Valley

Trout

All year

Any size

5

Indian Lake

See Border Waters Regulations.

Morgan Lake

Trout

All year

Any size

3

Ice fishing permitted