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Border Waters Regulations

Greenwood Lake (New York/New Jersey Border Water)

The General Angling Regulations apply to species and waters not listed

Special Fishing Regulations for Greenwood Lake
Species Open Season Minimum Length Daily Limit
Black Bass 3rd Sa. in June - Nov. 30 12" 5
Dec 1 through the Friday preceding the 3rd Sat in June Catch and Release only
Walleye May 1 - last day in Feb 18" 3
Pickerel All year 15" 5
Muskellunge, Tiger Muskellunge All year 36" 1
Channel Catfish All year 12" 5
Crappie All year 8" 10

Ice fishing legal for any species during its open season. No more than seven ice fishing lines may be used.

Indian Lake (New York/Connecticut Border Water)

The General Angling Regulations apply to species and waters not listed

Special Fishing Regulations for Indian Lake
Species Open Season Minimum Length Daily Limit
Black Bass 6 AM 3rd Sat in April - Nov 30 12" 6
Pickerel 6 AM 3rd Sat in April - March 31 15" 6

Fishing Prohibited From April 1 to 6am on the 3rd Saturday in April

Ice fishing legal for any species during its open season. No more than seven ice fishing lines may be used.

Delaware River and West Branch Delaware River

The General Angling Regulations apply to species and waters not listed

Sections in which New York State and Pennsylvania share a common boundary
Species Stream Open Season Minimum Length Daily Limit
Trout Delaware River 1st Sat after April 11 - October 15 14" 1
Oct 16 through the Friday preceding the 1st Sat after April 11 Catch and Release only
Trout West Branch Delaware River 1st Sat after April 11 - Oct 15 12" 2
Oct 16 through the Friday preceding the 1st Sat after April 11 Catch and Release only Artificial lures only
Black Bass Delaware River & West Branch Delaware River 1st Sat after June 11 through Friday preceding the 1st Sat After April 11 12" 5
From Friday preceding the 1st Sat after April 11 through Friday preceding the 1st Sat after June 11 Catch and Release only
Walleye Delaware River & West Branch Delaware River 1st Sat in May - March 15 18" 3
Pickerel Delaware River & West Branch Delaware River All year 12" 5

Muskellunge, Tiger Muskellunge

Delaware River & West Branch Delaware River All year 40" 1
Striped Bass Delaware River & West Branch Delaware River All year 28" 1
American Shad Delaware River & West Branch Delaware River All year Any size 3
Anadromous River Herring (Alewife and Blueback Herring) Delaware River & West Branch Delaware River Possession prohibited