Posted 8 months agoThe new regulations for smelt fishing in Lake George...
Posted 8 months agoThe diarist program aims to record dates for trout and bass fishing trips on the Genesee River...
Posted 9 months agoA summary of the Black Bear Harvest for 2016.
Posted 9 months agoThe program is funded through the State Conservation Fund, which is supported by license fees paid by hunters, trappers, and anglers.
Posted 10 months agoTwo caught spotlighting deer and shooting from a vehicle. DEC buries them under a mountain of charges.
Posted 11 months agoDEC Commissioner Basil Seggos Statement on Shooting of Environmental Conservation Officer James Davey
Posted last yearSince female bears generally give birth in January or early February, a high-pitched squeal from the cubs may be audible if near a den.
Posted last yearLeftover DMPs exist in select WMUs
Posted last yearCrossbows become an option for many after November 5.
Posted last yearThe trio racked up 32 voilations after being caught poaching salmon.
Posted last yearDEC has released 500 fingerling lake sturgeon into the Genesee River as part of an effort to restore a healthy population...
Posted last yearThe annual Youth Big Game Hunt on Columbus Day weekend has expanded to include bear as well as deer.
Posted last yearPublic comment for the 2017 regulations run thrugh Nov 11.
Posted last yearDrought Forces Temporary Closure of Lower Fly Section to Protect Salmon Run
Posted last yearYouth Hunts for ages 12 through 17
Posted last yearOffered to youth 12 through 15.
Posted last yearSpecial permits will be issued for the opening weekend of duck season to hunt waterfowl at two popular state-managed locations
Posted last yearThis winter the statewide NYS Winter Classic Tournament will offer anglers an unprecedented prize pool during this 2-month long tournament...
Posted last yearAmong other things, some antlerless-only rules have been rescinded.
Posted last yearThe Dunkirk Fishing Pier is located in Dunkirk Harbor and provides exceptional, year-round fishing opportunities in an urban setting.