New for 2015

TROUT

Father Padilla Pond in Herington has been added to the list of Type 2 Trout Waters and will receive periodic trout stockings during the Nov. 1-April 30 trout season.

ANS-DESIGNATED WATERS

Aquatic Nuisance Species (ANS) waters are defined as waters containing prohibited species such as Asian carp, white perch, and/or zebra mussels. Fish may not be transported alive from ANS-designated waters. (ANS Designated Water List)

  • Zebra mussels were found in Pomona Reservoir in 2014
FLOAT LINE PERMIT REQUIREMENT REVOKED

A special permit is no longer required to fish with float lines during the designated season on designated waters (see “Legal Equipment").

MESH SIZE ALLOWED INCREASED 

The maximum mesh size allowed for dip and cast nests was increased to one-half inch.

FREE FISHING DAYS 

2015 Free Fishing Days are June 6 and 7