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Oswego County

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Oswego 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″

Lake Ontario and tributaries to first barrier impassable to fish

See Great Lakes regulations.

Redfield Reservoir

Trout

All year

Any size

5 – with no more than 2 longer than 12″

Ice fishing permitted

Walleye

1st Sat in May through March 15

18″

3

Scriba Creek from mouth upstream to Fish Hatchery Dam

Fishing prohibited March 16 until the opening of walleye season in May

Oneida Lake east of Route 81 bridge & tributaries upstream to the 1st barrier impassable by fish, and Barge (Erie) Canal & tributaries upstream to Lock 22

Walleye

1st Sat in May through March 15

15″

3

Ice fishing permitted