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Greene County Special Fishing Regulations

  • This is a list of exceptions to the General Angling Regulations of New York's Freshwater Fishing Regulations.
  • Trout waters where ice fishing is permitted are identified here.
  • Where regulations appear in the Method column they pertain to all fishing in the listed water.
  • In some cases, you will be referred to the regulations tables for major resource blocks (Great Lakes, Finger Lakes, Lake Champlain, Border Waters, New York City Reservoirs).
Special Fishing Regulations for Waters in Greene County
Waters Species Open Season Minimum Length Daily Limit Method
Hudson River from Troy Dam downstream and all tributaries in this section to the first barrier impassable by fish Black bass 3rd Sat. in June-Nov 30 15" 5
Greens Lake, Colgate Lake Trout All year 12" 3 Ice fishing permitted