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Fishing

Fishing

Region 8 Regulations


Region-wide special regulations:

  • For all lakes and ponds, except those listed within special county regulations below:
    Brook Trout, April 1-October 15, Daily Limit-5 with no more than 2 longer than 12"
Statewide seasons and limits apply only if the water you're fishing or the species you're fishing for is not identified within any of the following:
- region-wide special regulations (noted above)
- county special regulations listed below, or
- additional special regulated waters in the link(s) above

Chemung County

Water Special Regulations
Park Station Pond Trout, All year, Minimum Length-none, Daily Limit-5 with no more than 2 longer than 12"

Livingston County

Water Special Regulations
Conesus Inlet Fish and Wildlife Management Area
from Conesus Lake south to and including the dam on
Conesus Inlet, except the canal west of Conesus Inlet and
that portion of the Inlet north of the canal
Fishing is prohibited March 1 through April 30
Genesee River
from the downstream side of Mount
Morris Dam downstream to first railroad bridge downstream of State Route 36
Fishing is prohibited from March 16 through April 30
North McMillan Creek
from Conesus Lake upstream to source
Fishing is prohibited March 1 through April 30
Waterport Reservoir Walleye, May 1 through March 15, Minimum Length-18", Daily Limit-3

Orleans County

Water Special Regulation
Waterport Reservoir Walleye, May 1 through March 15, Minimum Length-18", Daily Limit-3

Schuyler County

Water Special Regulation
Cayuta Lake Walleye, May 1 through March 15, Minimum Length-18", Daily Limit-3
Seneca County
Water Special Regulation
Clyde River
from the confluence with Seneca River upstream to Lock 26 on the Erie Canal
Walleye, May 1 through March 15, Minimum Length-18", Daily Limit-3
Erie Canal
from the confluence with Seneca River upstream to Lock 26 on the Erie Canal
Seneca River
from Plainville Road (Hamlet of Jacks Reef - Onondaga County) upstream to Seneca Lake
  • Walleye, May 1 through March 15, Minimum Length-18", Daily Limit-3
  • Northern Pike, May 1 through March 15, Minimum Length-22", Daily Limit-5
Wayne County
Water Special Regulations
Clyde River
from the confluence with Seneca River upstream to Lock 26 on the Erie Canal
Walleye, May 1 through March 15, Minimum Length-18", Daily Limit-3
Erie Canal
from the confluence with Seneca River upstream to Lock 26 on the Erie Canal
Seneca River
from Plainville Road (Hamlet of Jacks Reef - Onondaga County) upstream to Seneca Lake
  • Walleye, May 1 through March 15, Minimum Length-18", Daily Limit-3
  • Northern Pike, May 1 through March 15, Minimum Length-22", Daily Limit-5