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Title:
Fishing Western New York
Author:
Rybaak, Spider.
Personal Author:
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
Guilford, Conn. : Falcon, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
xiii, 328 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
General Note:
"An angler's complete guide to more than 180 top fishing spots"--Cover.
Language:
English
Contents:
Fish species of New York -- Great Lakes region -- Western New York region: inland waters -- Finger Lakes region -- Central New York -- Thousand Islands region.
ISBN:
9780762728701
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

A detailed guide to more than 180 top fishing locales in Western New York, including Lake Erie and Lake Ontario. Includes descriptions of the fisheries, information on access and regulations, tips on techniques and terminal tackle, detailed directions, maps, and much more.


Author Notes

A freelance outdoor writer and photographer, Spider Rybaak 's work has been published in In-Fisherman , Outdoor Life , Great Lakes Angler , The Fisherman , Fishing and Hunting News , and many other magazines. He is also the author of Fishing Eastern New York (Globe Pequot, 2003). Spider lives in Syracuse, New York, with his partner Susan and their 10 cats.


Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. xiii
Introductionp. 1
New York's Wildlifep. 1
New York's Weatherp. 3
Finding Your Wayp. 4
Catch-and-Releasep. 5
Fish Consumption Advisoryp. 5
Best Times to Fishp. 5
Security Noticep. 7
Regulationsp. 7
Public Fishing Rightsp. 7
Campingp. 7
How to Use This Guidep. 8
Map Legendp. 9
Fish Species of New Yorkp. 10
Great Lakes Regionp. 21
1. Lake Eriep. 21
2. Lower Chautauqua Creekp. 28
3. Lower Cattaraugus Creekp. 28
4. Eighteenmile Creek (Erie County)p. 29
5. Cazenovia Creekp. 30
6. Buffalo Creekp. 30
7. Buffalo Riverp. 31
8. Tonawanda Creekp. 32
9. Upper Niagara Riverp. 34
10. New York State Power Authority Reservoirp. 37
11. Lower Niagara Riverp. 39
12. Lake Ontariop. 42
13. Wilson Harborp. 50
14. Twelvemile Creek and East Branchp. 51
15. Eighteenmile Creek (Niagara County)p. 52
16. Lower Oak Orchard Creek (Oak Orchard River)p. 54
17. Sandy Creek (Monroe County)p. 56
18. Braddock Bayp. 57
19. Cooper Pondp. 59
20. Cranberry Pondp. 60
21. Long Pondp. 61
22. Buck Pondp. 61
23. Round Pondp. 62
24. Slater Creekp. 62
25. Lower Genesee Riverp. 63
26. Irondequoit Bayp. 64
27. Maxwell Creek (Salmon Creek)p. 65
28. Sodus Bayp. 67
29. East Bayp. 68
30. Port Bayp. 69
31. Blind Sodus Bayp. 71
32. Little Sodus Bayp. 72
33. Sterling Creekp. 72
34. Sterling Pondp. 73
35. Lower Oswego River/Oswego Harborp. 74
36. Grindstone Creekp. 76
37. Lower Salmon Riverp. 80
38. Deer Creek Marshp. 84
39. Little Sandy Creekp. 85
40. Lindsey Creekp. 86
41. Skinner Creekp. 86
42. North Sandy Pondp. 87
43. Lakeview Marsh Wildlife Management Area Pondsp. 88
44. South Sandy Creekp. 90
45. Sandy Creek (Jefferson County)p. 92
46. Stony Creekp. 94
47. Henderson Bayp. 95
48. Mill Creek (Jefferson County)p. 96
49. Black River Bayp. 97
50. Lower Black Riverp. 98
51. Guffin Bayp. 101
52. Chaumont Bayp. 101
53. Chaumont Riverp. 103
54. St. Lawrence Riverp. 103
55. Lake of the Islesp. 117
Western New York Region: Inland Watersp. 119
56. Findley Lakep. 119
57. Upper Chautauqua Creekp. 121
58. Chautauqua Lakep. 123
59. Chadakoin Riverp. 125
60. Bear Lakep. 125
61. Cassadaga Lakesp. 126
62. Cassadaga Creekp. 127
63. Conewango Creekp. 130
64. New Albion Lakep. 131
65. Little Genesee Creekp. 132
66. Oswayo Creekp. 135
67. Ischua Creekp. 135
68. Allegheny Riverp. 138
69. Allegheny Reservoir (Kinzua Reservoir)p. 140
70. Red House Brookp. 143
71. Red House Lakep. 144
72. Quaker Runp. 145
73. Quaker Lakep. 145
74. Lime Lakep. 146
75. Lime Lake Outletp. 148
76. Case Lakep. 149
77. Harwood Lakep. 150
78. Clear Creekp. 150
79. Upper Cattaraugus Creekp. 151
80. Cuba Lakep. 152
81. Rushford Lakep. 153
82. Allen Lakep. 154
83. East Branch Cazenovia Creekp. 155
84. Glenwood Lakep. 156
85. Waterport Pond (Lake Alice)p. 158
86. Silver Lakep. 158
87. Wiscoy Creekp. 160
88. East Koy Creekp. 161
89. Oatka Creekp. 162
90. Beaver Lake (Alma Pond)p. 164
91. Upper Genesee Riverp. 165
Finger Lakes Regionp. 171
92. Conesus Lakep. 171
93. Hemlock Lakep. 174
94. Canadice Lakep. 175
95. Honeoye Lakep. 176
96. Naples Creekp. 177
97. Canandaigua Lakep. 180
98. Cold Brookp. 181
99. Keuka Lakep. 183
100. Keuka Lake Outletp. 184
101. Catharine Creekp. 185
102. Seneca Lakep. 187
103. Lake Comop. 192
104. Upper Fall Creekp. 194
105. Cayuga Inletp. 195
106. Lower Salmon Creekp. 197
107. Cayuga Lakep. 198
108. Cayuga-Seneca Canal (Seneca River)p. 203
109. Clyde Riverp. 204
110. Hemlock Creekp. 207
111. Decker Creekp. 207
112. Dresserville Creekp. 209
113. Mill Creek (Cayuga County)p. 210
114. Owasco Inletp. 210
115. Dutch Hollow Brookp. 212
116. Owasco Lakep. 212
117. Grout Brookp. 214
118. Skaneateles Lakep. 215
119. Skaneateles Creekp. 218
120. Otisco Lakep. 219
121. Ninemile Creekp. 220
122. West Branch Onondaga Creekp. 221
123. Onondaga Creekp. 222
124. Onondaga Lakep. 222
125. Onondaga Lake Outletp. 223
126. Cross Lakep. 224
127. Gillie Lakep. 226
128. Otter Lakep. 227
129. Waneta Lakep. 228
130. Lamoka Lakep. 230
131. Cayuta Lakep. 231
132. Cayuta Creekp. 231
133. Park Station Lake (Beaver Pond)p. 233
134. Alexander Lakep. 234
135. Loon Lakep. 235
136. Cohocton Riverp. 237
137. Canisteo Riverp. 239
138. Tioga Riverp. 239
139. Chemung Riverp. 240
140. Dryden Lakep. 242
Central New Yorkp. 245
141. Glacier Lakep. 245
142. Butternut Creekp. 247
143. Jamesville Reservoirp. 249
144. Green Lakep. 250
145. DeRuyter Reservoirp. 252
146. Limestone Creekp. 253
147. West Branch Limestone Creekp. 253
148. Cazenovia Lakep. 254
149. Tuscarora Lake (Erieville Reservoir)p. 255
150. Chittenango Creekp. 255
151. Old Erie Canal State Parkp. 257
152. East Branch Fish Creekp. 259
153. East Branch Reservoir (Rome Reservoir)p. 262
154. Mad River (Oneida County)p. 263
155. West Branch Fish Creekp. 264
156. Main Stem Fish Creekp. 266
157. Oneida Lakep. 267
158. Panther Lakep. 272
159. New Erie Canal: Rome to Tonawandap. 273
160. Upper Oswego Riverp. 284
161. Lake Neatahwantap. 286
162. East Branch Salmon Riverp. 287
163. Mad River (Oswego County)p. 289
164. North Branch Salmon Riverp. 289
165. Salmon River Reservoir (Redfield Reservoir)p. 290
166. Upper Salmon Riverp. 292
167. Lighthouse Hill Reservoirp. 293
Thousand Islands Regionp. 294
168. Perch Lakep. 294
169. Sixtown Pond (Crystal Lake)p. 296
170. Indian Riverp. 297
171. Red Lakep. 301
172. Moon Lakep. 303
173. Muskellunge Lakep. 304
174. Payne Lakep. 306
175. Sixberry Lakep. 307
176. Lake of the Woodsp. 307
177. Grass Lakep. 308
178. Crystal Lakep. 309
179. Millsite Lakep. 310
180. Butterfield Lakep. 311
181. Hyde Lakep. 313
182. Clear Lakep. 313
183. Black Lakep. 314
184. Pleasant Lakep. 316
185. Yellow Lakep. 318
186. Sylvia Lakep. 319
187. Lake Bonapartep. 320
Appendixp. 322
About the Authorp. 329