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Skip to main navigation Rockland 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 Rockland County
All rivers and streams except Hudson River from Troy Dam downstream and all tributaries in this section to the first barrier impassable by fish
3rd Sat. in June-Nov 30
December 1 - Friday preceding the 3rd Saturday in June
Catch and release only
Artificial lures only
Hudson River from Troy Dam downstream and all tributaries in this section to the first barrier impassable by fish
Tidal Hudson River regulations
Ice fishing permitted