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Nassau County

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Nassau County

Water

Species

Open Season

Minimum Length

Daily
Limit

Method

All waters

Crappie

All year

9″

15

Sunfish

All year

Any size

15

Yellow Perch

All year

8″

15

Pickerel

1st Sat in May through March 15

18″

3

All waters

Black Bass

1st Sat in June through April 30

Catch and release only

Note: It is illegal to fish for bass during the period May 1 thru Fri preceding the 1st Sat in June

All ponds and lakes

Trout

All year

Any size

3

All streams

Brown & Rainbow Trout

All year

Any size

3

Brook Trout

April 1 – Sept 30

Catch and release only