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How can I find the best fishing time?
When it comes to finding the best fishing times, a good starting point is to avoid extreme temperatures. For more accurate analysis of the water to find out when the fish are biting, fish finders and water temperature gauges can give anglers up-to-the-minute feedback on temperature.
Is it legal to fish on private property?
You can fish on lakes, rivers and streams. To get to a fishing area, don’t cross private property without permission. Some areas may have fishing and access restrictions posted. Use the DNR LakeFinder to find specific regulations for a particular lake, river or stream.
Is it legal to go fishing in Massachusetts?
On April 27, 2020, Massachusetts announced recreational boating guidelines that allow recreational boating under guidelines such as “Only persons from the same household should be together on a boat at one time.” All fishing regulations, including licenses, are still in effect during the State of Emergency and Stay at Home Advisory.
What kind of fish can you catch at any time of the year?
You can catch some fish such as crappie, catfish, sunfish, perch and bullhead at any time. Fish such as walleye, northern pike and bass – commonly called gamefish – can only be caught during certain times of the year. Those time periods can vary depending on where you are fishing.