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Big Fresh Pond

Physical Features:

Elevation: 10 feet
Area: 64 acres
Shoreline Length: 2.23 miles
Town: Southampton

Access:

Town of Southampton, Hand-Carry Boats, Limited Shoreline Access. Town residents only. Non-residents can fish with a town licensed guide.

Fish Species:

Naturally reproducing - Largemouth Bass, Chain Pickerel, Bluegill, Pumpkinseed, Yellow Perch, White Perch, American Eel, Brown Bullhead

Stocked - Pond is stocked by the Town of Southampton

Regulations:

Special fishing regulations apply (leaving DEC website to official Fishing Regulations Guide vendor website).

Health Advice on Eating Fish You Catch:

Visit NYS Department of Health website (link leaves DEC's website) for health advice on eating fish you catch. Scroll to the bottom of the page for Long Island freshwater waterbodies.