Nassau 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.
|Waters||Species||Open Season||Minimum Length||Daily Limit||Method|
|All waters||Crappie||All year||9"||15|
|Sunfish (bluegill & pumpkinseed)||Any size||15|
|Pickerel||1st Saturday in May to March 15||18"||3|
|Black bass||1st Sat in June - Apr 30||Catch and Release only
Note: It is illegal to fish for bass during the period May 1 thru Friday proceeding the 1st Sat. in June
|All ponds and lakes||Trout||All year||Any size||3|
|All streams||Brown & Rainbow trout||All year||Any size||3|
|Brook trout||Apr 1 - Sept 30||Catch and Release only|