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