Kahlers Pond, East Moriches - NYS Dept. of Environmental Conservation

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Kahlers Pond, East Moriches

Kahlers Pond, also known as Mill Pond, is a small pond located in East Moriches just north of Merrick Road (Route 80).

Physical Features:

Area: 13 acres
Maximum depth: 6 feet

Access:

Town of Brookhaven Park. Restrooms and a playground are among the amenities available.

Directions: Take Montauk Highway east to East Moriches. Look for pond and park on north side of road.

Restrictions: Hand launched boats are allowed; shoreline access is available but limited.

Fish Species:

Naturally reproducing - Largemouth Bass, Chain Pickerel, Bluegill, Pumpkinseed, Yellow Perch, Carp, Brown Bullhead

Stocked - Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout

Fishing:

The pond contains good populations of largemouth bass and chain pickerel as well as sunfish. In addition, trout are stocked in the spring and fall.

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.