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The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has added a link to a translation service developed by Microsoft Inc., entitled Bing Translator, as a convenience to visitors to the DEC website who speak languages other than English.

Additional information can be found at DEC's Language Assistance Page.

Central New York Reports

DEC regularly monitors and evaluates the health of the state's fish populations in order to enhance and/or restore the fisheries. One method of accomplishing this is by undertaking regular surveys to gather data.

Lake and Pond Surveys

Please note that shorter survery summaries may also exist on that lake or pond's Places to Fish page.

Warmwater River Surveys

Stream Surveys

Creel Surveys

State of the Eastern Finger Lakes Meetings